[PATCH 3.8 20/91] ipv4: fix ineffective source address selection

Kamal Mostafa kamal at canonical.com
Fri Nov 8 02:14:35 UTC 2013


3.8.13.13 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Jiri Benc <jbenc at redhat.com>

[ Upstream commit 0a7e22609067ff524fc7bbd45c6951dd08561667 ]

When sending out multicast messages, the source address in inet->mc_addr is
ignored and rewritten by an autoselected one. This is caused by a typo in
commit 813b3b5db831 ("ipv4: Use caller's on-stack flowi as-is in output
route lookups").

Signed-off-by: Jiri Benc <jbenc at redhat.com>
Acked-by: Eric Dumazet <edumazet at google.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem at davemloft.net>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal at canonical.com>
---
 net/ipv4/route.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/net/ipv4/route.c b/net/ipv4/route.c
index 70da494..0bf88e4 100644
--- a/net/ipv4/route.c
+++ b/net/ipv4/route.c
@@ -2024,7 +2024,7 @@ struct rtable *__ip_route_output_key(struct net *net, struct flowi4 *fl4)
 							      RT_SCOPE_LINK);
 			goto make_route;
 		}
-		if (fl4->saddr) {
+		if (!fl4->saddr) {
 			if (ipv4_is_multicast(fl4->daddr))
 				fl4->saddr = inet_select_addr(dev_out, 0,
 							      fl4->flowi4_scope);
-- 
1.8.1.2





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