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Date:   Tue, 12 May 2020 12:30:46 -0700 (PDT)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 05/14] net: core: provide priv_to_netdev()

From: Bartosz Golaszewski <>
Date: Tue, 12 May 2020 08:04:39 +0200

> I will if you insist but would you mind sharing some details on why it
> was removed? To me it still makes more sense than storing the pointer
> to a structure in *that* structure.

Flexibility in implementation of where the private data is located
and how it is allocated.

And yes, I do insist.

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