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ALLOC_NETDEV_MQS(9) Network device support ALLOC_NETDEV_MQS(9)

NAME

alloc_netdev_mqs - allocate network device

SYNOPSIS

struct net_device * alloc_netdev_mqs(int sizeof_priv, const char * name, unsigned char name_assign_type, void (*setup) (struct net_device *), unsigned int txqs, unsigned int rxqs);

ARGUMENTS

sizeof_priv
size of private data to allocate space for
name
device name format string
name_assign_type
origin of device name
setup
callback to initialize device
txqs
the number of TX subqueues to allocate
rxqs
the number of RX subqueues to allocate

DESCRIPTION

Allocates a struct net_device with private data area for driver use and performs basic initialization. Also allocates subqueue structs for each queue on the device.

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April 2017 Kernel Hackers Manual 4.10