net: force bridge module(s) to be GPL
Stephen Hemminger [Fri, 11 Sep 2009 18:50:08 +0000 (11:50 -0700)]
The only valid usage for the bridge frame hooks are by a
GPL components (such as the bridge module).
The kernel should not leave a crack in the door for proprietary
networking stacks to slip in.

Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@vyatta.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

net/core/dev.c

index 1a6561b..f843a0c 100644 (file)
@@ -2116,7 +2116,7 @@ static inline int deliver_skb(struct sk_buff *skb,
 /* This hook is defined here for ATM LANE */
 int (*br_fdb_test_addr_hook)(struct net_device *dev,
                             unsigned char *addr) __read_mostly;
-EXPORT_SYMBOL(br_fdb_test_addr_hook);
+EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(br_fdb_test_addr_hook);
 #endif
 
 /*
@@ -2125,7 +2125,7 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(br_fdb_test_addr_hook);
  */
 struct sk_buff *(*br_handle_frame_hook)(struct net_bridge_port *p,
                                        struct sk_buff *skb) __read_mostly;
-EXPORT_SYMBOL(br_handle_frame_hook);
+EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(br_handle_frame_hook);
 
 static inline struct sk_buff *handle_bridge(struct sk_buff *skb,
                                            struct packet_type **pt_prev, int *ret,