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

From: Jeff Garzik (
Date: Thu May 04 2000 - 15:24:35 EST

"Adam J. Richter" wrote:
> >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
> >assignment?
> Unless I missed something, all of the drivers still generate the
> same ethernet interface name patterns. What makes you think otherwise?

Your patch updated more than just ethernet drivers.

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