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Re: Why skbuff.h different for 2.4 and 2.6 kernels?

To: linux lover <linux_lover2004@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Why skbuff.h different for 2.4 and 2.6 kernels?
From: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <arnaldo.melo@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2005 22:56:35 -0300
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On Apr 11, 2005 10:26 PM, linux lover <linux_lover2004@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello,
>         Thanks for reply. Can you please tell me about
> my second question?
>       2)But Why header structures for ipcomp, eh,
> esp(IPSEC) not included in skbuff.h?

I thought I have answered this, the reason to have the layer pointers in skb
be void is that skb is core/generic infrastructure, it should not have any kind
of protocol specific structures/information in it.

- Arnaldo

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