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SubjectRe: panic on rmmod of nf_conntrack_irc
Mariusz Kozlowski wrote:
> Recent kernels (i.e. 2.6.30-rc1) will panic while doing rmmod of nf_conntrack_irc.
>
> (gdb) l *(nf_conntrack_helper_unregister+0x158)
> 0x4f8 is in nf_conntrack_helper_unregister (/home/mako/linux/lkt/sources/linux-2.6/include/net/netfilter/nf_conntrack.h:133).
> 128 };
> 129
> 130 static inline struct nf_conn *
> 131 nf_ct_tuplehash_to_ctrack(const struct nf_conntrack_tuple_hash *hash)
> 132 {
> 133 return container_of(hash, struct nf_conn,
> 134 tuplehash[hash->tuple.dst.dir]);
> 135 }
> 136
> 137 static inline u_int16_t nf_ct_l3num(const struct nf_conn *ct)
>
>
> I bisected it down to
>
> netfilter: nf_conntrack: use SLAB_DESTROY_BY_RCU and get rid of call_rcu()

Thanks for the report. Does this patch fix it?

diff --git a/net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_helper.c b/net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_helper.c
index 30b8e90..0fa5a42 100644
--- a/net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_helper.c
+++ b/net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_helper.c
@@ -176,7 +176,7 @@ static void __nf_conntrack_helper_unregister(struct nf_conntrack_helper *me,
}

/* Get rid of expecteds, set helpers to NULL. */
- hlist_for_each_entry(h, nn, &net->ct.unconfirmed, hnnode)
+ hlist_nulls_for_each_entry(h, nn, &net->ct.unconfirmed, hnnode)
unhelp(h, me);
for (i = 0; i < nf_conntrack_htable_size; i++) {
hlist_nulls_for_each_entry(h, nn, &net->ct.hash[i], hnnode)
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