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SubjectRe: [PATCH v7 03/33] net: set name_assign_type in alloc_netdev()
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Tom Gundersen <teg@jklm.no> writes:

> diff --git a/net/ethernet/eth.c b/net/ethernet/eth.c
> index 5dc638c..f405e05 100644
> --- a/net/ethernet/eth.c
> +++ b/net/ethernet/eth.c
> @@ -390,7 +390,8 @@ EXPORT_SYMBOL(ether_setup);
> struct net_device *alloc_etherdev_mqs(int sizeof_priv, unsigned int txqs,
> unsigned int rxqs)
> {
> - return alloc_netdev_mqs(sizeof_priv, "eth%d", ether_setup, txqs, rxqs);
> + return alloc_netdev_mqs(sizeof_priv, "eth%d", NET_NAME_UNKNOWN,
> + ether_setup, txqs, rxqs);
> }
> EXPORT_SYMBOL(alloc_etherdev_mqs);

I believe this chunk makes the rest of this exercise pretty pointless.

bjorn@nemi:/usr/local/src/git/linux$ git grep alloc_etherdev drivers/net/|wc -l
283

I don't care enough to go look, but I'd be surprised if none of those
drivers rename the device before registering it.


Bjørn
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