Re: [PATCH][ATM] use rtnl_{lock,unlock} during device operations (take 2)

From: Werner Almesberger (
Date: Fri Jun 06 2003 - 19:59:42 EST

chas williams wrote:
> we (in particualr ekinize) added point to multipoint signalling.
> its mostly handled in user space (atmsigd).

Oh, that's pretty cool.

> at that point we would probably just fix it to use the netlink
> interface (or whatever is going to be the acceptable interface)

netlink is just the transport, plus a bit of addressing and such.
It's still largely up to you to decide what goes into these

- Werner

 / Werner Almesberger, Buenos Aires, Argentina /
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Sat Jun 07 2003 - 22:00:32 EST