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NAME

       pci_remove_device_safe - remove an unused hotplug device

SYNOPSIS

       int pci_remove_device_safe  (struct pci_dev * dev);

ARGUMENTS

       dev    the device to remove

DESCRIPTION

       Delete  the device structure from the device lists and notify userspace
       (/sbin/hotplug), but only if the device in question is not  being  used
       by a driver. Returns 0 on success.