[Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH net-next v3 1/2] ixgbe: Refactor the RSS configuration code.
jeffrey.t.kirsher at intel.com
Mon Mar 30 23:36:46 UTC 2015
On Mon, 2015-03-30 at 21:18 +0300, Vlad Zolotarov wrote:
> This patch is a preparation for enablement of ethtool RSS indirection
> and hash key querying. We don't want to read registers every time the
> RSS info
> is queried. Therefore we will store its current content in the
> arrays in the adapter struct and will read it from there (instead of
> registers) when requested.
> Will change the code that writes the indirection table and hash key
> into the HW registers
> to take its content from these arrays. This will also simplify the
> table updating ethtool callback implementation in the future.
> Signed-off-by: Vlad Zolotarov <vladz at cloudius-systems.com>
> New in v3:
> - Fix the byte ordering in RETA storing.
> New in v2:
> - Some styling fixes.
> - Moved macros definitions from ixgbe_type.h to ixgbe.h.
> drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe.h | 9 ++
> drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbe/ixgbe_main.c | 147
> 2 files changed, 112 insertions(+), 44 deletions(-)
Thanks Vlad, I have added your patch to my queue.
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