Anonymous avatar Anonymous committed a652208

net: correct check in dev_addr_del()

Check (ha->addr == dev->dev_addr) is always true because dev_addr_init()
sets this. Correct the check to behave properly on addr removal.

Signed-off-by: Jiri Pirko <>;
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <>;

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 	ha = list_first_entry(&dev->dev_addrs.list,
 			      struct netdev_hw_addr, list);
-	if (ha->addr == dev->dev_addr && ha->refcount == 1)
+	if (!memcmp(ha->addr, addr, dev->addr_len) &&
+	    ha->type == addr_type && ha->refcount == 1)
 		return -ENOENT;
 	err = __hw_addr_del(&dev->dev_addrs, addr, dev->addr_len,
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