Re: dev_get_by_index is not hashed: O(n)

From: Bernd Eckenfels (
Date: Wed Aug 28 2002 - 14:03:55 EST

In article <> you wrote:
> devices on both index and on name. It made ifconfig of 4k vlans
> happen in 20 seconds instead of 25 minutes...but it was not accepted,
> and I didn't push the matter...

is that an ifconfig or kernel patch? ifconfigs allocation strategy is a bit
improved, but if you have patches please send them again to me.

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