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SubjectRe: RTNL assert
On Sat, 28 Oct 2000, Andrew Morton wrote:

> The rtnetlink lock needs to be taken around
> register_netdevice(). There should be a function
> which does these three common steps, but there isn't.

I thought the only difference between register_netdev() and
register_netdevice() was that one took the rtnl_lock and the other didn't?

But it's been a while since I played with networking code.


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