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Date:	Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:44:38 -0700
From:	Eric Dumazet <>
To:	Kalle Valo <>
Cc:	Joe Perches <>, Julia Lawall <>,
	"Luis R. Rodriguez" <>,
	netdev <>,,
	"John W. Linville" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] ath10k: wmi: Convert use of 6 to ETH_ALEN

On Thu, 2013-10-03 at 07:34 +0300, Kalle Valo wrote:

> Do you mean '6' or the union? The 6 can replaced with ETH_ALEN AFAICS.
> But the union is needed for aligning the packets as firmware expects
> them.

I mean the 6, of course, since Joe seems to actively track them, as if
ETH_ALEN could change eventually, you never know.

I am worrying this will take another hundred patches ...

Regarding this union, the __packed attributes seem overkill, no ???

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