Merge tag 'batman-adv-fix-for-davem' of git://

This change “Merge tag 'batman-adv-fix-for-davem' of git://” (commit 941a46a) in Linux kernel is authored by David S. Miller <davem [at]> on Tue Jul 10 23:31:37 2012 -0700.

Description of "Merge tag 'batman-adv-fix-for-davem' of git://"

The change “Merge tag 'batman-adv-fix-for-davem' of git://” introduces changes as follows.

Merge tag 'batman-adv-fix-for-davem' of git://

Included changes:
- fix a bug generated by the wrong interaction between the GW feature and the
  Bridge Loop Avoidance

Linux kernel releases containing commit 941a46a

The Linux kernel releases containing this commit are as follows.

Linux kernel code changes from "Merge tag 'batman-adv-fix-for-davem' of git://"

There is no are 0 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 drivers/net/ethernet/freescale/gianfar.c | 7 +++----
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/freescale/gianfar.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/freescale/gianfar.c
index f2db8fca46a1..ab1d80ff0791 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/freescale/gianfar.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/freescale/gianfar.c
@@ -2063,10 +2063,9 @@ static int gfar_start_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb, struct net_device *dev)
 			return NETDEV_TX_OK;
-		/* Steal sock reference for processing TX time stamps */
-		swap(skb_new->sk, skb->sk);
-		swap(skb_new->destructor, skb->destructor);
-		kfree_skb(skb);
+		if (skb->sk)
+			skb_set_owner_w(skb_new, skb->sk);
+		consume_skb(skb);
 		skb = skb_new;

The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 941a46a (patch).

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