[PATCH] iseries_veth: Cleanup skbs to prevent unregister_netdevice() hanging
[linux-3.10.git] / drivers / net / iseries_veth.c
index 1edecb10993de2612860242e069f03fa40e11afd..13ed8dc1e91d64b5603ca71e363920fd5cf8d90b 100644 (file)
@@ -1388,18 +1388,25 @@ void __exit veth_module_cleanup(void)
 {
        int i;
 
-       vio_unregister_driver(&veth_driver);
+       /* Stop the queues first to stop any new packets being sent. */
+       for (i = 0; i < HVMAXARCHITECTEDVIRTUALLANS; i++)
+               if (veth_dev[i])
+                       netif_stop_queue(veth_dev[i]);
 
+       /* Stop the connections before we unregister the driver. This
+        * ensures there's no skbs lying around holding the device open. */
        for (i = 0; i < HVMAXARCHITECTEDLPS; ++i)
                veth_stop_connection(i);
 
        HvLpEvent_unregisterHandler(HvLpEvent_Type_VirtualLan);
 
        /* Hypervisor callbacks may have scheduled more work while we
-        * were destroying connections. Now that we've disconnected from
+        * were stoping connections. Now that we've disconnected from
         * the hypervisor make sure everything's finished. */
        flush_scheduled_work();
 
+       vio_unregister_driver(&veth_driver);
+
        for (i = 0; i < HVMAXARCHITECTEDLPS; ++i)
                veth_destroy_connection(i);