Re: MOD_*_COUNT disappearing in tun

From: David S. Miller (davem@redhat.com)
Date: Fri Aug 08 2003 - 18:53:13 EST


On Fri, 8 Aug 2003 12:08:23 +0200
"Angelo Dell'Aera" <buffer@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Looking at the sources it seems that ALL net drivers are affected by
> this problem.

If net drivers properly unregister the devices they
create, there are no problems.

Module reference counts are unnecessary for network
devices, this is why they were removed. Things still
work perfectly fine.

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