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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.