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NAME consume_skb - free an skbuff

SYNOPSIS void consume_skb(struct sk_buff * skb);

ARGUMENTS skb buffer to free

DESCRIPTION Drop a ref to the buffer and free it if the usage count has hit zero Functions identically to kfree_skb, but kfree_skb assumes that the frame is being dropped after a failure and notes that

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