Re: [PATCH] skb destructor enhancement idea

From: Will (
Date: Mon Jun 25 2001 - 17:50:16 EST

David S. Miller wrote:
> I think the idea totally stinks.

The idea, or just the performance implications of my particular implementation? If
this could be done without a global spinlock would you still object to the
construction of the small linked list in each skb?

> Add an ifdef and the knobs you need to the skb struct directly just
> like netfilter does.

So I should #ifdef throughout the tcp and socket code wherever skb's 'destructor' is
called to call mine as well? And multiply that by N driver writers who'd like to do
the same thing? Sounds messy...

-Will  :: AD6XL ::
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