[Open-FCoE] [RFC PATCH 0/6] adds dedicated exchange manger (EM) instance for offload xids

Vasu Dev vasu.dev at linux.intel.com
Fri May 1 23:42:02 UTC 2009


On Thu, 2009-04-30 at 18:05 -0700, Vasu Dev wrote:
> On Wed, 2009-04-29 at 08:14 -0700, Vasu Dev wrote:
> > This is required for sharing offload xid range across multiple
> > lport on a eth device on demand using unused exch_get interface
> 
> I meant on demand "xid allocation" using unused exch_get..
> 
> > of the libfc, the first patch in the series describes more
> > details on this.
> 
> 
> >  2. make sure these are for right fcoe tree, this series is basically
> >     fixing an issue due to two xid range use within a EM of lport,
> >     so should be applicable to fcoe-fixes tree but if you think this
> >     should be queue for fcoe-features then let me know and I'll rediff
> >     these patches fcoe-features tree. In that case what will be the
> >     order with other pending or new features to avoid merging issues.
> > 
> 
> Rob, 
> 
> 	Can you please address this comment, so in case this series needs to
> updated for fcoe-featutres tree then I can do that before next patch
> submit.
> 

These patches are refreshed to fcoe-features commit :-

	commit e67681e585a755dd2d219a6a4a8d5d40e007212e
	Author: Robert Love <robert.w.love at intel.com>
	Date:   Thu Apr 23 12:08:06 2009 -0700

    	libfc: Add runtime debugging with debug_logging module parameter

Above patches won't apply as-is to fcoe-fixes since few more patches
went into fcoe-fixes since I started this work causing merge conflicts,
anyway now these are up to date with fcoe-features tip with Rob.

	Vasu


	






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