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Re: [PATCH] hashed device lookup (Does NOT meet Linus' sumission

To: greearb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Ben Greear)
Subject: Re: [PATCH] hashed device lookup (Does NOT meet Linus' sumission
From: Alan Cox <alan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 7 Jan 2001 18:30:59 +0000 (GMT)
Cc: alan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Alan Cox), davem@xxxxxxxxxx (David S. Miller), linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <3A58C3E8.FF5FF68E@candelatech.com> from "Ben Greear" at Jan 07, 2001 12:30:48 PM
Sender: owner-netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Thats what it already does, if I understand correctly.  Of course, if VLAN
> is loaded as a module, then it will be in the hash before IP, right?

Thats fine. I think it'll be a different hash bucket anyway. The point of
having vlan first is that if its not registered or the interface isnt doing
vlan there is basically a zero overhead

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