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Date:	Fri, 27 Sep 2013 17:19:41 -0700
From:	Stephen Hemminger <stephen@...workplumber.org>
To:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH net-next 1/2] ethernet: cleanup eth_type_trans

Remove old legacy comment and weird if condition.
The comment has outlived it's stay and is throwback to some
early net code (before my time). Maybe Dave remembers what it meant.

Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@...workplumber.org>

--- a/net/ethernet/eth.c	2013-09-26 17:25:54.093639280 -0700
+++ b/net/ethernet/eth.c	2013-09-26 17:34:35.363115182 -0700
@@ -169,20 +169,9 @@ __be16 eth_type_trans(struct sk_buff *sk
 		else
 			skb->pkt_type = PACKET_MULTICAST;
 	}
-
-	/*
-	 *      This ALLMULTI check should be redundant by 1.4
-	 *      so don't forget to remove it.
-	 *
-	 *      Seems, you forgot to remove it. All silly devices
-	 *      seems to set IFF_PROMISC.
-	 */
-
-	else if (1 /*dev->flags&IFF_PROMISC */) {
-		if (unlikely(!ether_addr_equal_64bits(eth->h_dest,
-						      dev->dev_addr)))
-			skb->pkt_type = PACKET_OTHERHOST;
-	}
+	else if (unlikely(!ether_addr_equal_64bits(eth->h_dest,
+						   dev->dev_addr)))
+		skb->pkt_type = PACKET_OTHERHOST;
 
 	/*
 	 * Some variants of DSA tagging don't have an ethertype field
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