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Date:	Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:25:35 +0200
From:	Johannes Berg <>
To:	Vadim Kochan <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] Allow to set net namespace for wireless device

On Thu, 2014-09-11 at 23:35 +0300, Vadim Kochan wrote:
> Added new netdev_ops callback for setting namespace in specific
> for this device way

> +++ b/include/linux/netdevice.h
> @@ -997,6 +997,8 @@ typedef u16 (*select_queue_fallback_t)(struct net_device *dev,
>   *	Callback to use for xmit over the accelerated station. This
>   *	is used in place of ndo_start_xmit on accelerated net
>   *	devices.
> + * int (*ndo_set_netns)(struct net_device *dev, struct net *net);
> + *      Callback to set net namespace in specific way for this device.

For the record, I don't consider it appropriate to set the net namespace
on one netdev and end up with multiple netdevs switching namespaces ...

As a result, I don't think this should done.


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