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Re: [PATCH] remove unused netlink NL_EMULATE_DEV code

To: Chris Wright <chrisw@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] remove unused netlink NL_EMULATE_DEV code
From: Max Krasnyansky <maxk@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 18 Mar 2005 16:09:18 -0800
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Hi Chris,

Why don't you kill Ethertap completely while you're at it. Ethertap needs "Netlink 
device emulation"
stuff. And this whole thing has been marked OBSOLETE for more than two years 
now.
Most projects seem to have switched to TUN/TAP long time ago.

Max



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