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.

COPYRIGHT Kernel Hackers Manual 2.6. May 2011 FREE_NETDEV(9)