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Date:	Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:12:11 -0400 (EDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] neigh: optimize neigh_parms_release()

From: Nicolas Dichtel <>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:29:31 +0100

> In neigh_parms_release() we loop over all entries to find the entry given in
> argument and being able to remove it from the list. By using a double linked
> list, we can avoid this loop.
> Here are some numbers with 30 000 dummy interfaces configured:
> Before the patch:
> $ time rmmod dummy
> real	2m0.118s
> user	0m0.000s
> sys	1m50.048s
> After the patch:
> $ time rmmod dummy
> real	1m9.970s
> user	0m0.000s
> sys	0m47.976s
> Suggested-by: Thierry Herbelot <>
> Signed-off-by: Nicolas Dichtel <>

Looks great, applied, thanks Nicolas.
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