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alloc_netdev_mqs: allocate network device

NAME

alloc_netdev_mqs - allocate network device

SYNOPSIS

struct net_device * alloc_netdev_mqs(int sizeof_priv, const char name, unsigned char name_assign_type, void (*setup(struct net_device *), unsigned int txqs, unsigned int rxqs);

ARGUMENTS

sizeof_priv

size of private data to allocate space for

name

device name format string

name_assign_type

origin of device name

setup

callback to initialize device

txqs

the number of TX subqueues to allocate

rxqs

the number of RX subqueues to allocate

DESCRIPTION

Allocates a struct net_device with private data area for driver use and performs basic initialization. Also allocates subqueue structs for each queue on the device.

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