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Re: alignment issues on netif_rx

To: jes@xxxxxxxxxxxxx (Jes Sorensen)
Subject: Re: alignment issues on netif_rx
From: kuznet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Tue, 19 Dec 2000 18:52:27 +0300 (MSK)
Cc: netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx, davem@xxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <d3elz45sw5.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> from "Jes Sorensen" at Dec 19, 0 04:32:10 pm
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Hello!

> Thats why I suggested the misaligned-word loads, otherwise we have to
> copy both Ethernet and IP/TCP/UDP headers.

Thats why I suggested to copy a few of headers in a few of weird cases,
otherwise we have to do misaligned-word loads over all the stack. 8)

Alexey

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