[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/8] i40e: don't refer to eth_dev->pci_dev
jblunck at infradead.org
Wed Jan 11 08:55:07 CET 2017
On Tue, Jan 10, 2017 at 6:57 PM, Stephen Hemminger
<stephen at networkplumber.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:08:30 +0100
> Jan Blunck <jblunck at infradead.org> wrote:
>> On Sat, Jan 7, 2017 at 7:17 PM, Stephen Hemminger
>> <stephen at networkplumber.org> wrote:
>> > Later patches remove pci_dev from the ethernet device structure.
>> > Fix the i40e code to just use it's own name when forming zone name.
>> > Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <sthemmin at microsoft.com>
>> > ---
>> > drivers/net/i40e/i40e_fdir.c | 3 +--
>> > 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 2 deletions(-)
>> > diff --git a/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_fdir.c b/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_fdir.c
>> > index 335bf15c..68a2523c 100644
>> > --- a/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_fdir.c
>> > +++ b/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_fdir.c
>> > @@ -250,8 +250,7 @@ i40e_fdir_setup(struct i40e_pf *pf)
>> > }
>> > /* reserve memory for the fdir programming packet */
>> > - snprintf(z_name, sizeof(z_name), "%s_%s_%d",
>> > - eth_dev->driver->pci_drv.driver.name,
>> > + snprintf(z_name, sizeof(z_name), "i40e_%s_%d",
>> The driver is called 'net_i40e'.
> It really doesn't matter. The memory name is just so that primary and secondary
> find the same resources. Having net_ on the front doesn't change or help.
I understand. Still David Marchand just recently went through the
exercise to align all driver names and their usage.
Is there a reason why you didn't choose to use eth_dev->data->drv_name?
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