Commit c5779237 authored by RongQing.Li's avatar RongQing.Li Committed by David S. Miller

ipv6: Don't dev_hold(dev) in ip6_mc_find_dev_rcu.

ip6_mc_find_dev_rcu() is called with rcu_read_lock(), so don't
need to dev_hold().
With dev_hold(), not corresponding dev_put(), will lead to leak.

[ bug introduced in 96b52e61 (ipv6: mcast: RCU conversions) ]
Signed-off-by: default avatarRongQing.Li <>
Acked-by: default avatarEric Dumazet <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent b8fbaef5
......@@ -257,7 +257,6 @@ static struct inet6_dev *ip6_mc_find_dev_rcu(struct net *net,
if (rt) {
dev = rt->;
} else
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