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Date:	Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:28:31 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] br_multicast: Replace rcu_assign_pointer() with

From: Andreea-Cristina Bernat <>
Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:06:09 +0300

> The use of "rcu_assign_pointer()" is NULLing out the pointer.
> According to RCU_INIT_POINTER()'s block comment:
> "1.   This use of RCU_INIT_POINTER() is NULLing out the pointer"
> it is better to use it instead of rcu_assign_pointer() because it has a
> smaller overhead.
> Signed-off-by: Andreea-Cristina Bernat <>

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