kern/33201: net/net_osdep.c:if_name is broken

Brooks Davis brooks at
Wed Aug 25 14:20:08 PDT 2004

On Wed, Aug 25, 2004 at 08:59:01PM +0000, Tilman Linneweh wrote:
> Synopsis: net/net_osdep.c:if_name is broken
> State-Changed-From-To: open->feedback
> State-Changed-By: arved
> State-Changed-When: Wed Aug 25 20:56:22 GMT 2004
> State-Changed-Why: 
> It looks like this was resolved with the if_xname commit.
> Can this PR be closed?

Unless we care about fixing it in stable, we can close this.  if_name()
is correct other then a couple style bugs.

We might want to just nuke net_osdep.c and replace if_name() with:

#define	if_name(ifp)	((ifp)->if_xname)

This was over a year ago in NetBSD.

-- Brooks

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