[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] ethdev: check number of queues less than RTE_ETHDEV_QUEUE_STAT_CNTRS

Alejandro Lucero alejandro.lucero at netronome.com
Fri Nov 11 10:32:55 CET 2016

On Fri, Nov 11, 2016 at 9:29 AM, Thomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com>

> 2016-11-11 09:16, Alejandro Lucero:
> > Thomas,
> >
> > We are wondering if you realize this patch fixes a bug with current
> ethdev
> > code as a device can have more than RTE_ETHDEV_QUEUE_STAT_CNTRS.
> >
> > Maybe the commit message is giving the wrong impression and as you
> > commented, it should just focus on the bug it fixes and to leave for
> > another email thread the discussion of how to solve the
> > problem.
> >
> > Should we remove this from patchwork and to send another patch that way?
> Yes please. It was my first comment, we don't understand the exact issue
> you are fixing.


> And I have a bad feeling it could break something else (really just a
> feeling).
> It is not the kind of patch we can apply the last day of a release.
> That's why I think it should wait 17.02.

> Of course you can try to convince me and others to apply it as a last
> minute
> patch. But why are you sending a patch on the generic API in the last days?
We just found it a couple of days ago.

> Last argument: it is not fixing a regression of 16.11, so it is not so
> urgent.

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