ipv6: Don't drop cache route entry unless timer actually expired.
YOSHIFUJI Hideaki / 吉藤英明 [Sun, 28 Mar 2010 07:15:45 +0000 (07:15 +0000)]
This is ipv6 variant of the commit 5e016cbf6.. ("ipv4: Don't drop
redirected route cache entry unless PTMU actually expired")
by Guenter Roeck <guenter.roeck@ericsson.com>.

Remove cache route entry in ipv6_negative_advice() only if
the timer is expired.

Signed-off-by: YOSHIFUJI Hideaki <yoshfuji@linux-ipv6.org>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

net/ipv6/route.c

index 7fcb0e5..0d7713c 100644 (file)
@@ -890,12 +890,17 @@ static struct dst_entry *ip6_negative_advice(struct dst_entry *dst)
        struct rt6_info *rt = (struct rt6_info *) dst;
 
        if (rt) {
-               if (rt->rt6i_flags & RTF_CACHE)
-                       ip6_del_rt(rt);
-               else
+               if (rt->rt6i_flags & RTF_CACHE) {
+                       if (rt6_check_expired(rt)) {
+                               ip6_del_rt(rt);
+                               dst = NULL;
+                       }
+               } else {
                        dst_release(dst);
+                       dst = NULL;
+               }
        }
-       return NULL;
+       return dst;
 }
 
 static void ip6_link_failure(struct sk_buff *skb)