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Date:   Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:27:46 +0100 (CET)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 0/7] ethtool netlink interface, part 2

From: Michal Kubecek <>
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:57:44 +0100

> On Mon, Jan 27, 2020 at 10:40:49AM +0100, David Miller wrote:
>> From: Michal Kubecek <>
>> Date: Sun, 26 Jan 2020 23:10:58 +0100 (CET)
>> > This shorter series adds support for getting and setting of wake-on-lan
>> > settings and message mask (originally message level). Together with the
>> > code already in net-next, this will allow full implementation of
>> > "ethtool <dev>" and "ethtool -s <dev> ...".
>> > 
>> > Older versions of the ethtool netlink series allowed getting WoL settings
>> > by unprivileged users and only filtered out the password but this was
>> > a source of controversy so for now, ETHTOOL_MSG_WOL_GET request always
>> > requires CAP_NET_ADMIN as ETHTOOL_GWOL ioctl request does.
>> It looks like this will need to be respun at least once, and net-next
>> is closing today so....
> The problem with ethnl_parse_header() name not making it obvious that it
> takes a reference is not introduced in this series, the function is
> already in net-next so that it does not matter if this series is merged
> or not. Other than that, there is only the missing "the" in
> documentation.

Ok, I'll reconsider, thanks.

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