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Date:	Wed, 11 Nov 2009 12:42:35 -0800 (PST)
From:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
To:	opurdila@...acom.com
Cc:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] [next-next-2.6] net: configurable device name hash

From: Octavian Purdila <opurdila@...acom.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2009 21:38:44 +0200

> I don't think we can dynamically size it at boot time since it
> depends on the usage pattern which is impossible to determine at
> boot time, right?

We have no idea how many sockets will be used by the system yet we
dynamically size the socket hash tables.

Please do some research and see how we handle this elsewhere in the
networking.
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