Commit 2afb9b53 authored by Jiri Pirko's avatar Jiri Pirko Committed by David S. Miller

ethtool: set addr_assign_type to NET_ADDR_SET when addr is passed on create

In case user passed address via netlink during create, NET_ADDR_PERM was set.
That is not correct so fix this by setting NET_ADDR_SET.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJiri Pirko <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent efc61a34
......@@ -1667,9 +1667,11 @@ struct net_device *rtnl_create_link(struct net *net,
if (tb[IFLA_MTU])
dev->mtu = nla_get_u32(tb[IFLA_MTU]);
if (tb[IFLA_ADDRESS]) {
memcpy(dev->dev_addr, nla_data(tb[IFLA_ADDRESS]),
dev->addr_assign_type = NET_ADDR_SET;
memcpy(dev->broadcast, nla_data(tb[IFLA_BROADCAST]),
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