[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 10/20] pci: avoid inlining functions

Aaron Conole aconole at redhat.com
Wed Oct 18 16:30:20 CEST 2017

Gaëtan Rivet <gaetan.rivet at 6wind.com> writes:

> On Tue, Oct 17, 2017 at 02:20:45PM -0400, Aaron Conole wrote:
>> Gaetan Rivet <gaetan.rivet at 6wind.com> writes:
>> > Parsing operations should not happen in performance critical sections.
>> > Headers should not propose implementations unless duly required.
>> >
>> > Signed-off-by: Gaetan Rivet <gaetan.rivet at 6wind.com>
>> > ---
>> Can these cleanups be done before the move in patch 3?
> Sure.
> I wanted to minimize the changes before moving the code. If I had rework
> to do on these patches, I wanted to avoid having to redo the move and
> verify the changes were properly propagated.

I use 'git rebase -i' to do changes; it can take care of moving through
a stack of changes.

> But if it is necessary, these changes can happen before moving the whole
> lot.

I think it's better to do all the changes before hand.  If there is a
change that could be part of a bug fix, it can be easily backported to
stable branches.

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