Re: Patch: pre7-4: Update all (at least x86) net drivers for netdevice->name change

From: Adam J. Richter (
Date: Thu May 04 2000 - 14:35:43 EST

>Adam wrote:
>> The following patch
>> enables all ethernet drivers that are available on the x86 platform
>> to compile, at least as modules. I believe the changes are correct,
>> although it is possible that I have made a mistake or two in the
>> course of editing these fifty files.

>hmmmm. Are you sure this patch doesn't break -non- ethernet driver name

Unless I missed something, all of the drivers still generate the
same ethernet interface name patterns. What makes you think otherwise?

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