DEV_REMOVE_PACK(9) Network device support DEV_REMOVE_PACK(9)

NAME dev_remove_pack - remove packet handler

SYNOPSIS void dev_remove_pack(struct packet_type * pt);

ARGUMENTS pt packet type declaration

DESCRIPTION Remove a protocol handler that was previously added to the kernel protocol handlers by dev_add_pack. The passed packet_type is removed from the kernel lists and can be freed or reused once this function returns.

This call sleeps to guarantee that no CPU is looking at the packet type after return.

COPYRIGHT Kernel Hackers Manual 2.6. January 2013 DEV_REMOVE_PACK(9)