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Date:	Wed, 06 Jun 2007 12:47:58 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Virtual ethernet tunnel

From: Pavel Emelianov <>
Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2007 19:11:38 +0400

> Veth stands for Virtual ETHernet. It is a simple tunnel driver
> that works at the link layer and looks like a pair of ethernet
> devices interconnected with each other.

I would suggest choosing a different name.

'veth' is also the name of the virtualized ethernet device
found on IBM machines, driven by driver/net/ibmveth.[ch]

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