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#include <linux/capability.h>
#include <linux/skbuff.h>
#include <linux/export.h>
#include <net/scm.h>
#include <uapi/linux/netlink.h>

struct net;

static inline struct nlmsghdr *nlmsg_hdr(const struct sk_buff *skb)
	return (struct nlmsghdr *)skb->data;

enum netlink_skb_flags {
	NETLINK_SKB_MMAPED	= 0x1,	/* Packet data is mmaped */
	NETLINK_SKB_TX		= 0x2,	/* Packet was sent by userspace */
	NETLINK_SKB_DELIVERED	= 0x4,	/* Packet was delivered */
	NETLINK_SKB_DST		= 0x8,	/* Dst set in sendto or sendmsg */

struct netlink_skb_parms {
	struct scm_creds	creds;		/* Skb credentials	*/
	__u32			portid;
	__u32			dst_group;
	__u32			flags;
	struct sock		*sk;

#define NETLINK_CB(skb)		(*(struct netlink_skb_parms*)&((skb)->cb))
#define NETLINK_CREDS(skb)	(&NETLINK_CB((skb)).creds)

extern void netlink_table_grab(void);
extern void netlink_table_ungrab(void);

#define NL_CFG_F_NONROOT_RECV	(1 << 0)
#define NL_CFG_F_NONROOT_SEND	(1 << 1)

/* optional Netlink kernel configuration parameters */
struct netlink_kernel_cfg {
	unsigned int	groups;
	unsigned int	flags;
	void		(*input)(struct sk_buff *skb);
	struct mutex	*cb_mutex;
	void		(*bind)(int group);
	bool		(*compare)(struct net *net, struct sock *sk);

extern struct sock *__netlink_kernel_create(struct net *net, int unit,
					    struct module *module,
					    struct netlink_kernel_cfg *cfg);
static inline struct sock *
netlink_kernel_create(struct net *net, int unit, struct netlink_kernel_cfg *cfg)
	return __netlink_kernel_create(net, unit, THIS_MODULE, cfg);

extern void netlink_kernel_release(struct sock *sk);
extern int __netlink_change_ngroups(struct sock *sk, unsigned int groups);
extern int netlink_change_ngroups(struct sock *sk, unsigned int groups);
extern void __netlink_clear_multicast_users(struct sock *sk, unsigned int group);
extern void netlink_ack(struct sk_buff *in_skb, struct nlmsghdr *nlh, int err);
extern int netlink_has_listeners(struct sock *sk, unsigned int group);
extern struct sk_buff *netlink_alloc_skb(struct sock *ssk, unsigned int size,
					 u32 dst_portid, gfp_t gfp_mask);
extern int netlink_unicast(struct sock *ssk, struct sk_buff *skb, __u32 portid, int nonblock);
extern int netlink_broadcast(struct sock *ssk, struct sk_buff *skb, __u32 portid,
			     __u32 group, gfp_t allocation);
extern int netlink_broadcast_filtered(struct sock *ssk, struct sk_buff *skb,
	__u32 portid, __u32 group, gfp_t allocation,
	int (*filter)(struct sock *dsk, struct sk_buff *skb, void *data),
	void *filter_data);
extern int netlink_set_err(struct sock *ssk, __u32 portid, __u32 group, int code);
extern int netlink_register_notifier(struct notifier_block *nb);
extern int netlink_unregister_notifier(struct notifier_block *nb);

/* finegrained unicast helpers: */
struct sock *netlink_getsockbyfilp(struct file *filp);
int netlink_attachskb(struct sock *sk, struct sk_buff *skb,
		      long *timeo, struct sock *ssk);
void netlink_detachskb(struct sock *sk, struct sk_buff *skb);
int netlink_sendskb(struct sock *sk, struct sk_buff *skb);

static inline struct sk_buff *
netlink_skb_clone(struct sk_buff *skb, gfp_t gfp_mask)
	struct sk_buff *nskb;

	nskb = skb_clone(skb, gfp_mask);
	if (!nskb)
		return NULL;

	/* This is a large skb, set destructor callback to release head */
	if (is_vmalloc_addr(skb->head))
		nskb->destructor = skb->destructor;

	return nskb;

 *	skb should fit one page. This choice is good for headerless malloc.
 *	But we should limit to 8K so that userspace does not have to
 *	use enormous buffer sizes on recvmsg() calls just to avoid
 *	MSG_TRUNC when PAGE_SIZE is very large.
#if PAGE_SIZE < 8192UL


struct netlink_callback {
	struct sk_buff		*skb;
	const struct nlmsghdr	*nlh;
	int			(*dump)(struct sk_buff * skb,
					struct netlink_callback *cb);
	int			(*done)(struct netlink_callback *cb);
	void			*data;
	/* the module that dump function belong to */
	struct module		*module;
	u16			family;
	u16			min_dump_alloc;
	unsigned int		prev_seq, seq;
	long			args[6];

struct netlink_notify {
	struct net *net;
	int portid;
	int protocol;

struct nlmsghdr *
__nlmsg_put(struct sk_buff *skb, u32 portid, u32 seq, int type, int len, int flags);

struct netlink_dump_control {
	int (*dump)(struct sk_buff *skb, struct netlink_callback *);
	int (*done)(struct netlink_callback *);
	void *data;
	struct module *module;
	u16 min_dump_alloc;

extern int __netlink_dump_start(struct sock *ssk, struct sk_buff *skb,
				const struct nlmsghdr *nlh,
				struct netlink_dump_control *control);
static inline int netlink_dump_start(struct sock *ssk, struct sk_buff *skb,
				     const struct nlmsghdr *nlh,
				     struct netlink_dump_control *control)
	if (!control->module)
		control->module = THIS_MODULE;

	return __netlink_dump_start(ssk, skb, nlh, control);

struct netlink_tap {
	struct net_device *dev;
	struct module *module;
	struct list_head list;

extern int netlink_add_tap(struct netlink_tap *nt);
extern int netlink_remove_tap(struct netlink_tap *nt);

bool __netlink_ns_capable(const struct netlink_skb_parms *nsp,
			  struct user_namespace *ns, int cap);
bool netlink_ns_capable(const struct sk_buff *skb,
			struct user_namespace *ns, int cap);
bool netlink_capable(const struct sk_buff *skb, int cap);
bool netlink_net_capable(const struct sk_buff *skb, int cap);

#endif	/* __LINUX_NETLINK_H */