[dpdk-stable] [PATCH] net/bnxt: fix compilation

De Lara Guarch, Pablo pablo.de.lara.guarch at intel.com
Mon Oct 9 16:14:36 CEST 2017

> -----Original Message-----
> From: stable [mailto:stable-bounces at dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Mark
> Kavanagh
> Sent: Monday, October 9, 2017 3:00 PM
> To: dev at dpdk.org
> Cc: stable at dpdk.org; Yigit, Ferruh <ferruh.yigit at intel.com>;
> ajit.khaparde at broadcom.com; Kavanagh, Mark B
> <mark.b.kavanagh at intel.com>
> Subject: [dpdk-stable] [PATCH] net/bnxt: fix compilation
> As of 5ef3b79fdfe6f, compilation of DPDK fails with the following error
> message:
> "bnxt_filter.c:960:117: error: ‘vnic’ may be used uninitialized in this
> function [-Werror=maybe-uninitialized]".
> Resolve this by initializing 'vnic' to NULL;
> Fixes: 5ef3b79fdfe6f ("net/bnxt: support flow filter ops")
> CC: stable at dpdk.org

Hi Mark,

You don't need to cc stable, since you are fixing code that was sent in this release.
Only fixes for patches sent in previous DPDK versions need to be applied to the stable repo.


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