[rt2x00-users] [PATCH 0/11] use ether_addr_equal_64bits

Oleksij Rempel linux at rempel-privat.de
Sat Jan 18 09:02:06 AEDT 2014


Am 17.01.2014 22:24, schrieb Pavel Machek:
> On Mon 2013-12-30 19:14:56, Julia Lawall wrote:
>> Ether_addr_equal_64bits is more efficient than ether_addr_equal, and can be
>> used when each argument is an array within a structure that contains at
>> least two bytes of data beyond the array.
> 
> I mean, yes, it is probably faster, and yes, most structures probably
> contain two more bytes, but... is the uglyness worth the speedup? I'd
> say this should not be done except in very time-critical places...
> 									Pavel

This code run on every received beacon, almost on every wifi driver (If
i understand what you mean.)

-- 
Regards,
Oleksij

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