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Date:	Sun, 16 Dec 2007 12:47:53 -0800
From:	Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@...glemail.com>
To:	Patrick McHardy <kaber@...sh.net>,
	Harald Welte <laforge@...monks.org>
Cc:	netdev@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH] net/ipv4/netfilter/ip_tables.c: remove some inlines

Hi Patrick, Harald,

I was working on unrelated problem and noticed that ip_tables.c
seem to abuse inline. I prepared a patch which removes inlines
except those which are used by packet matching code
(and thus are really performance-critical).
I added comments explaining that remaining inlines are
performance critical.

Result as reported by size:

   text    data     bss     dec     hex filename
-  6451     380      88    6919    1b07 ip_tables.o
+  6339     348      72    6759    1a67 ip_tables.o

Please take this patch into netfilter queue.

Signed-off-by: Denys Vlasenko <vda.linux@...glemail.com>
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vda

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