ALLOC_NETDEV_MQ(9) Network device support ALLOC_NETDEV_MQ(9)

NAME alloc_netdev_mq - allocate network device

SYNOPSIS struct net_device * alloc_netdev_mq(int sizeof_priv, const char * name, void (*setup) (struct net_device *), unsigned int queue_count);

ARGUMENTS sizeof_priv size of private data to allocate space for

name device name format string

setup callback to initialize device

queue_count the number of subqueues to allocate

DESCRIPTION Allocates a struct net_device with private data area for driver use and performs basic initialization. Also allocates subquue structs for each queue on the device at the end of the netdevice.

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