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Date:	Thu, 13 Dec 2007 23:28:41 +0100
From:	Jarek Poplawski <>
To:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [RFC] net: napi fix

David Miller wrote, On 12/13/2007 09:37 PM:

> For example, if we export the list handling widget into the ->poll()
> routines, god help the person who wants to change how the poll list is
> managed in net_rx_action() :-/

...I'm afraid I can't understand: I mean doing the same but without
passing this info with 'work == weight': if driver sends this info,
why it can't instead call something like napi_continue() with
this list_move_tail() (and probably additional local_irq_disable()/
enble() - but since it's unlikely()?) which looks much more readable,
and saves one whole unlikely if ()?

Jarek P.
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