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Date:   Mon, 22 Aug 2022 14:00:16 +0000
To:     Stephen Hemminger <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] Remove DECnet support from kernel


This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
by David S. Miller <>:

On Wed, 17 Aug 2022 17:43:21 -0700 you wrote:
> DECnet is an obsolete network protocol that receives more attention
> from kernel janitors than users. It belongs in computer protocol
> history museum not in Linux kernel.
> It has been "Orphaned" in kernel since 2010. The iproute2 support
> for DECnet was dropped in 5.0 release. The documentation link on
> Sourceforge says it is abandoned there as well.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next] Remove DECnet support from kernel

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