Merge branch 'ipv6_percpu_rt_deadlock'

Martin KaFai Lau says:

ipv6: Fix a potential deadlock when creating pcpu rt

v1 -> v2:
A minor change in the commit message of patch 2.

This patch series fixes a potential deadlock when creating a pcpu rt.
It happens when dst_alloc() decided to run gc. Something like this:

=> dst_alloc()
=> ip6_dst_gc()
=> write_lock(&table->tb6_lock); /* oops */

Patch 1 and 2 are some prep works.
Patch 3 is the fix.

Original report:

Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <>