Commit 0a797bdc authored by Thomas Haller's avatar Thomas Haller

systemd/dhcp: fix assertion starting DHCP client without MAC address

An assertion in dhcp_network_bind_raw_socket() is triggered when
starting an sd_dhcp_client without setting setting a MAC address
first.

  - sd_dhcp_client_start()
    - client_start()
      - client_start_delayed()
        - dhcp_network_bind_raw_socket()

In that case, the arp-type and MAC address is still unset. Note that
dhcp_network_bind_raw_socket() already checks for a valid arp-type
and MAC address below, so we should just gracefully return -EINVAL.

Maybe sd_dhcp_client_start() should fail earlier when starting without
MAC address. But the failure here will be correctly propagated and
the start aborted.

See-also: https://github.com/systemd/systemd/pull/10054
(cherry picked from commit 34af574d)
parent 74ebb9a8
......@@ -128,8 +128,6 @@ int dhcp_network_bind_raw_socket(int ifindex, union sockaddr_union *link,
const uint8_t *bcast_addr = NULL;
uint8_t dhcp_hlen = 0;
assert_return(mac_addr_len > 0, -EINVAL);
if (arp_type == ARPHRD_ETHER) {
assert_return(mac_addr_len == ETH_ALEN, -EINVAL);
memcpy(&eth_mac, mac_addr, ETH_ALEN);
......
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