FREE_NETDEV(9) Network device support FREE_NETDEV(9)
NAME free_netdev - free network device
SYNOPSIS void free_netdev(struct net_device * dev);
ARGUMENTS dev device
DESCRIPTION This function does the last stage of destroying an allocated device interface. The reference to the device object is released. If this is the last reference then it will be freed.
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