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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/3] netpoll: rework skb transmit queue
    On Fri, Oct 20, 2006 at 01:25:32PM -0700, Stephen Hemminger wrote:
    > On Fri, 20 Oct 2006 12:52:26 -0700 (PDT)
    > David Miller <davem@davemloft.net> wrote:
    >
    > > From: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@osdl.org>
    > > Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2006 12:25:27 -0700
    > >
    > > > Sorry, but why should we treat out-of-tree vendor code any
    > > > differently than out-of-tree other code.
    > >
    > > I think what netdump was trying to do, provide a way to
    > > requeue instead of fully drop the SKB, is quite reasonable.
    > > Don't you think?
    >
    >
    > Netdump doesn't even exist in the current Fedora source rpm.
    > I think Dave dropped it.

    Indeed. Practically no-one cared about it, so it bit-rotted
    really fast after we shipped RHEL4. That, along with the focus
    shifting to making kdump work seemed to kill it off over the last
    12 months.

    Dave

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