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authorHarald Welte <>2005-08-09 19:40:55 -0700
committerDavid S. Miller <>2005-08-29 15:35:08 -0700
commit4fdb3bb723db469717c6d38fda667d8b0fa86ebd (patch)
tree43d82e717922e6319cf8a8f9dc5ee902c651b491 /security
parent020b4c12dbe3868d792a01d7c1470cd837abe10f (diff)
[NETLINK]: Add properly module refcounting for kernel netlink sockets.
- Remove bogus code for compiling netlink as module - Add module refcounting support for modules implementing a netlink protocol - Add support for autoloading modules that implement a netlink protocol as soon as someone opens a socket for that protocol Signed-off-by: Harald Welte <> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <>
Diffstat (limited to 'security')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/security/selinux/netlink.c b/security/selinux/netlink.c
index 18d08acafa78..341dbe2579be 100644
--- a/security/selinux/netlink.c
+++ b/security/selinux/netlink.c
@@ -103,7 +103,7 @@ void selnl_notify_policyload(u32 seqno)
static int __init selnl_init(void)
- selnl = netlink_kernel_create(NETLINK_SELINUX, NULL);
+ selnl = netlink_kernel_create(NETLINK_SELINUX, NULL, THIS_MODULE);
if (selnl == NULL)
panic("SELinux: Cannot create netlink socket.");
netlink_set_nonroot(NETLINK_SELINUX, NL_NONROOT_RECV);