path: root/net/core/rtnetlink.c
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authorPetr Machata <petrm@mellanox.com>2018-12-06 17:05:42 +0000
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2018-12-06 13:26:07 -0800
commit567c5e13be5cc74d24f5eb54cf353c2e2277189b (patch)
treecefe2e937441614164f9a471a921c94801fe8c60 /net/core/rtnetlink.c
parentnet: ipvlan: ipvlan_set_port_mode(): Add an extack argument (diff)
net: core: dev: Add extack argument to dev_change_flags()
In order to pass extack together with NETDEV_PRE_UP notifications, it's necessary to route the extack to __dev_open() from diverse (possibly indirect) callers. One prominent API through which the notification is invoked is dev_change_flags(). Therefore extend dev_change_flags() with and extra extack argument and update all users. Most of the calls end up just encoding NULL, but several sites (VLAN, ipvlan, VRF, rtnetlink) do have extack available. Since the function declaration line is changed anyway, name the other function arguments to placate checkpatch. Signed-off-by: Petr Machata <petrm@mellanox.com> Acked-by: Jiri Pirko <jiri@mellanox.com> Reviewed-by: Ido Schimmel <idosch@mellanox.com> Reviewed-by: David Ahern <dsahern@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/core/rtnetlink.c')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/net/core/rtnetlink.c b/net/core/rtnetlink.c
index 98876cd1e36c..4c9e4e187600 100644
--- a/net/core/rtnetlink.c
+++ b/net/core/rtnetlink.c
@@ -2489,7 +2489,8 @@ static int do_setlink(const struct sk_buff *skb,
if (ifm->ifi_flags || ifm->ifi_change) {
- err = dev_change_flags(dev, rtnl_dev_combine_flags(dev, ifm));
+ err = dev_change_flags(dev, rtnl_dev_combine_flags(dev, ifm),
+ extack);
if (err < 0)
goto errout;