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NAME

       gnet_stats_start_copy - start dumping procedure in compatibility mode

SYNOPSIS

       int gnet_stats_start_copy  (struct sk_buff * skb, int type,
                                    spinlock_t * lock, struct gnet_dump * d);

ARGUMENTS

       skb    socket buffer to put statistics TLVs into

       type   TLV type for top level statistic TLV

       lock   statistics lock

       d      dumping handle

DESCRIPTION

       Initializes the dumping handle, grabs the statistic lock and appends an
       empty TLV header to the socket buffer for use a container for all other
       statistic TLVS.

       Returns 0 on success or -1 if the room in the  socket  buffer  was  not
       sufficient.