Commit 57ef6925 authored by Chuck Lever's avatar Chuck Lever Committed by J. Bruce Fields

NLM: Rewrite IPv4 privileged requester's check

Clean up.

For consistency, rewrite the IPv4 check to match the same style as the
new IPv6 check.  Note that ipv4_is_loopback() is somewhat broader in
its interpretation of what is a loopback address than simply
Signed-off-by: default avatarChuck Lever <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJ. Bruce Fields <>
parent d1208f70
......@@ -291,8 +291,11 @@ static inline struct inode *nlmsvc_file_inode(struct nlm_file *file)
static inline int __nlm_privileged_request4(const struct sockaddr *sap)
const struct sockaddr_in *sin = (struct sockaddr_in *)sap;
return (sin->sin_addr.s_addr == htonl(INADDR_LOOPBACK)) &&
(ntohs(sin->sin_port) < 1024);
if (ntohs(sin->sin_port) > 1023)
return 0;
return ipv4_is_loopback(sin->sin_addr.s_addr);
#if defined(CONFIG_IPV6) || defined(CONFIG_IPV6_MODULE)
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