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    "name": "[v3,0/8] kni: cleanups and fixes",
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        "From": "Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>",
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        "Cc": "Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>",
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        "Date": "Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:57:38 -0700",
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        "Subject": "[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/8] kni: cleanups and fixes",
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    "content": "While testing KNI with netvsc, saw lots of places more code\ncould be safely removed from KNI kernel driver.\n\nThis is still mostly \"putting lipstick on a pig\" all users\nwould be better off using virtio_user rather than KNI.\n\nv3 - more style cleanups in last patch\nv2 - get rid of unnecessary padding, combine the unused field patches\n\nStephen Hemminger (8):\n  kni: don't need stubs for rx_mode or ioctl\n  kni: use netdev_alloc_skb\n  kni: don't keep stats in kni_net\n  kni: drop unused fields\n  kni: use proper type for kni fifo's\n  kni: return -EFAULT if copy_from_user fails\n  doc: update KNI documentation\n  kni: fix style issues\n\n .../sample_app_ug/kernel_nic_interface.rst    | 18 ++---\n kernel/linux/kni/kni_dev.h                    | 18 ++---\n kernel/linux/kni/kni_misc.c                   | 17 ++--\n kernel/linux/kni/kni_net.c                    | 79 +++++--------------\n lib/librte_kni/rte_kni.c                      | 38 ++++-----\n 5 files changed, 57 insertions(+), 113 deletions(-)"
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