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* ppp-comp.h - Definitions for doing PPP packet compression.
* Copyright 1994-1998 Paul Mackerras.
* This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
* modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
* version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#ifndef _NET_PPP_COMP_H
#define _NET_PPP_COMP_H
#include <uapi/linux/ppp-comp.h>
struct module;
* The following symbols control whether we include code for
* various compression methods.
#define DO_BSD_COMPRESS 1 /* by default, include BSD-Compress */
#ifndef DO_DEFLATE
#define DO_DEFLATE 1 /* by default, include Deflate */
#define DO_PREDICTOR_1 0
#define DO_PREDICTOR_2 0
* Structure giving methods for compression/decompression.
struct compressor {
int compress_proto; /* CCP compression protocol number */
/* Allocate space for a compressor (transmit side) */
void *(*comp_alloc) (unsigned char *options, int opt_len);
/* Free space used by a compressor */
void (*comp_free) (void *state);
/* Initialize a compressor */
int (*comp_init) (void *state, unsigned char *options,
int opt_len, int unit, int opthdr, int debug);
/* Reset a compressor */
void (*comp_reset) (void *state);
/* Compress a packet */
int (*compress) (void *state, unsigned char *rptr,
unsigned char *obuf, int isize, int osize);
/* Return compression statistics */
void (*comp_stat) (void *state, struct compstat *stats);
/* Allocate space for a decompressor (receive side) */
void *(*decomp_alloc) (unsigned char *options, int opt_len);
/* Free space used by a decompressor */
void (*decomp_free) (void *state);
/* Initialize a decompressor */
int (*decomp_init) (void *state, unsigned char *options,
int opt_len, int unit, int opthdr, int mru,
int debug);
/* Reset a decompressor */
void (*decomp_reset) (void *state);
/* Decompress a packet. */
int (*decompress) (void *state, unsigned char *ibuf, int isize,
unsigned char *obuf, int osize);
/* Update state for an incompressible packet received */
void (*incomp) (void *state, unsigned char *ibuf, int icnt);
/* Return decompression statistics */
void (*decomp_stat) (void *state, struct compstat *stats);
/* Used in locking compressor modules */
struct module *owner;
/* Extra skb space needed by the compressor algorithm */
unsigned int comp_extra;
* The return value from decompress routine is the length of the
* decompressed packet if successful, otherwise DECOMP_ERROR
* or DECOMP_FATALERROR if an error occurred.
* We need to make this distinction so that we can disable certain
* useful functionality, namely sending a CCP reset-request as a result
* of an error detected after decompression. This is to avoid infringing
* a patent held by Motorola.
* Don't you just lurve software patents.
#define DECOMP_ERROR -1 /* error detected before decomp. */
#define DECOMP_FATALERROR -2 /* error detected after decomp. */
extern int ppp_register_compressor(struct compressor *);
extern void ppp_unregister_compressor(struct compressor *);
#endif /* _NET_PPP_COMP_H */