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    SubjectRe: [BUG] 2.6.29-rc* QinQ vlan trunking regression
    David Miller wrote:
    > From: Patrick McHardy <>
    > Date: Wed, 04 Mar 2009 12:45:33 +0100
    >> This is a bit tricky to fix since we actually need some valid
    >> ops before invoking ->init(). One way would be to move the compat
    >> ops initialization to a seperate function and have VLAN use it to
    >> switch its ops.
    > Mind if I push this into net-2.6?
    > vlan: Fix vlan-in-vlan crashes.
    > As analyzed by Patrick McHardy, vlan needs to reset it's
    > netdev_ops pointer in it's ->init() function but this
    > leaves the compat method pointers stale.
    > Add a netdev_resync_ops() and call it from the vlan code.

    This looks fine, thanks. Even if it doesn't fix this particular
    report, I think its appropriate for net-2.6.

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