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SubjectRe: [PATCH net] net: set default network namespace in init_dummy_netdev()
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From: Josh Elsasser <jelsasser@appneta.com>
Date: Sat, 26 Jan 2019 14:38:33 -0800

> Assign a default net namespace to netdevs created by init_dummy_netdev().
> Fixes a NULL pointer dereference caused by busy-polling a socket bound to
> an iwlwifi wireless device, which bumps the per-net BUSYPOLLRXPACKETS stat
> if napi_poll() received packets:
>
> BUG: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer dereference at 0000000000000190
> IP: napi_busy_loop+0xd6/0x200
> Call Trace:
> sock_poll+0x5e/0x80
> do_sys_poll+0x324/0x5a0
> SyS_poll+0x6c/0xf0
> do_syscall_64+0x6b/0x1f0
> entry_SYSCALL_64_after_hwframe+0x3d/0xa2
>
> Fixes: 7db6b048da3b ("net: Commonize busy polling code to focus on napi_id instead of socket")
> Signed-off-by: Josh Elsasser <jelsasser@appneta.com>

Applied and queued up for -stable.

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