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    SubjectRe: [patch net-next 01/16] net: introduce upper device lists
    Le 13/08/2012 19:31, Jiri Pirko a écrit :
    > Mon, Aug 13, 2012 at 07:04:11PM CEST, wrote:

    >>> +struct netdev_upper {
    >>> + struct net_device *dev;
    >>> + bool unique;
    >> This needs a better name. It doesn't really have anything to do with
    >> uniqueness and doesn't ensure exclusivity. I think that it would be
    >> fine to keep the 'master' term.
    > Hmm. I admit that "unique" I do not like too much as well. But "master"
    > I like even less.
    > This flag should ensure exclusivity. Only one upper device with this
    > flag can be present at a time.

    Well, can't we simply call it "upper_device"?

    And as we only have a single field, this is exclusive by design.

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