Commit b4ff3c90 authored by Nagendra Tomar's avatar Nagendra Tomar Committed by David S. Miller

inet: Fix __inet_inherit_port() to correctly increment bsockets and num_owners

inet sockets corresponding to passive connections are added to the bind hash
using ___inet_inherit_port(). These sockets are later removed from the bind
hash using __inet_put_port(). These two functions are not exactly symmetrical.
__inet_put_port() decrements hashinfo->bsockets and tb->num_owners, whereas
___inet_inherit_port() does not increment them. This results in both of these
going to -ve values.

This patch fixes this by calling inet_bind_hash() from ___inet_inherit_port(),
which does the right thing.

'bsockets' and 'num_owners' were introduced by commit a9d8f911
(inet: Allowing more than 64k connections and heavily optimize bind(0))
Signed-off-by: default avatarNagendra Singh Tomar <>
Acked-by: default avatarEric Dumazet <>
Acked-by: default avatarEvgeniy Polyakov <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 5c7e57f7
......@@ -133,8 +133,7 @@ int __inet_inherit_port(struct sock *sk, struct sock *child)
sk_add_bind_node(child, &tb->owners);
inet_csk(child)->icsk_bind_hash = tb;
inet_bind_hash(child, tb, port);
return 0;
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