[Bridge] [RFC net-next 00/28] ndo_ioctl rework

Jakub Kicinski kuba at kernel.org
Sun Nov 8 00:06:12 UTC 2020

On Fri,  6 Nov 2020 23:17:15 +0100 Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> Any suggestions on how to proceed? I think the ndo_siocdevprivate
> change is the most interesting here, and I would like to get
> that merged.

Splitting out / eliminating ioctl pass-thry in general seems like 
a nice clean up. How did you get the ndo_eth_ioctl patch done, was 
it manual work?

> For the wireless drivers, removing the old drivers
> instead of just the dead code might be an alternative, depending
> on whether anyone thinks there might still be users.

Dunno if you want to dig into removal with a series like this, 
anything using ioctls will be pretty old (with the exception 
of what you separated into ndo_eth_ioctl). You may get bogged 

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