Re: of ethernet names (was [PATCH] Futex Asynchronous

From: Jeff Garzik (
Date: Mon Jun 10 2002 - 16:44:15 EST

Actually, networking is moving in the direction described --
yes, as Linus points out, we will need the magic ioctl stuff for back
But the main way to communicate with a net device is netlink, already a
chardev. ifconfig actually should be updated to use netlink.


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