[dpdk-stable] [PATCH] igb_uio: remove device reset in open
jingjing.wu at intel.com
Tue Oct 24 04:45:25 CEST 2017
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Shijith Thotton [mailto:shijith.thotton at caviumnetworks.com]
> Sent: Monday, October 23, 2017 8:28 PM
> To: Yigit, Ferruh <ferruh.yigit at intel.com>
> Cc: Wu, Jingjing <jingjing.wu at intel.com>; Gregory Etelson <gregory at weka.io>;
> Harish Patil <harish.patil at cavium.com>; Thomas Monjalon
> <thomas at monjalon.net>; dev at dpdk.org; stable at dpdk.org; Tan, Jianfeng
> <jianfeng.tan at intel.com>; George Prekas <george.prekas at epfl.ch>; Gonzalez
> Monroy, Sergio <sergio.gonzalez.monroy at intel.com>
> Subject: Re: [PATCH] igb_uio: remove device reset in open
> On Fri, Oct 20, 2017 at 09:57:38AM -0700, Ferruh Yigit wrote:
> > On 10/20/2017 9:55 AM, Ferruh Yigit wrote:
> > > Remove device reset during application start, the reset for
> > > application exit still there.
> > >
> > > Reset in open removed because of following comments:
> > > 1- Device reset not completed when VF driver loaded, which cause VF PMD
> > > initialization error.
> > > Adding delay can solve the issue but will increase driver load time.
> > >
> > > 2- Reset will be issues all devices unconditionally, not very efficient
> > > way.
> > >
> > > Fixes: b58eedfc7dd5 ("igb_uio: issue FLR during open and release of
> > > device file")
> > > Cc: stable at dpdk.org
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit at intel.com>
> > Hi Jingjing, Shijith, Gregory, Harish,
> > Can you please test this on top of current master (which has already
> > Jingjin's
> > fix) ?
> Hi Ferruh,
> Tested for LiquidIO cards and it works.
For i40e, it's OK too.
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