Subject: Re: m_copyback patch.
To: None <>
From: Wolfgang Solfrank <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/12/1998 19:29:39
>  > The problem is that you cannot be sure that the mbuf does have MLEN/MHLEN
>  > at the address pointer to by mh_data (and thus returned by the mtod macro).
>  > The mh_data pointer might have been incremented beyond its initial value.
>  > Hell, it even might have been setup with an offset to allow later insertion
>  > of a header in front of the data placed into it initially.
> Won't M_TRAILINGSPACE() give this to you?

Yes, looks so.  I was only speaking from memory :-/.
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