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Date:	Mon, 16 May 2016 13:37:55 +0000
From:	"Coelho, Luciano" <luciano.coelho@...el.com>
To:	"sfr@...b.auug.org.au" <sfr@...b.auug.org.au>,
	"kvalo@...eaurora.org" <kvalo@...eaurora.org>
CC:	"linux-wireless@...r.kernel.org" <linux-wireless@...r.kernel.org>,
	"davem@...emloft.net" <davem@...emloft.net>,
	"netdev@...r.kernel.org" <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
	"linux-next@...r.kernel.org" <linux-next@...r.kernel.org>,
	"linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: linux-next: manual merge of the wireless-drivers-next tree with
 the net-next tree

Hi Kalle,

On Mon, 2016-05-16 at 16:10 +0300, Kalle Valo wrote:
> (Adding Luca and linux-wireless)
> 
> Stephen Rothwell <sfr@...b.auug.org.au> writes:
> 
> > 
> > Today's linux-next merge of the wireless-drivers-next tree got a
> > conflict in:
> > 
> >   drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/mvm/tx.c
> > 
> > between commit:
> > 
> >   909b27f70643 ("Merge
> > git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net")
> > 
> > from the net-next tree and commit:
> > 
> >   a525d0eab17d ("Merge tag 'iwlwifi-for-kalle-2016-05-04' of
> > git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/iwlwifi/iwlwifi-
> > fixes")
> > 
> > from the wireless-drivers-next tree.
> > 
> > I fixed it up (I think that the net-next tree merge lost the
> > changes
> > to iwl_mvm_set_tx_cmd() associated with commit 5c08b0f5026f
> > ("iwlwifi:
> > mvm: don't override the rate with the AMSDU len")) and can carry
> > the
> > fix as necessary.
> Hmm, I'm starting to suspect something is wrong. I did a test merge
> of
> net-next and wireless-drivers-next and got this as a diff after the
> merge:
> 
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/mvm/tx.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/intel/iwlwifi/mvm/tx.c
> @@ -211,7 +211,6 @@ void iwl_mvm_set_tx_cmd(struct iwl_mvm *mvm,
> struct sk_buff *skb,
>                         struct iwl_tx_cmd *tx_cmd,
>                         struct ieee80211_tx_info *info, u8 sta_id)
>  {
> -       struct ieee80211_tx_info *skb_info = IEEE80211_SKB_CB(skb);
>         struct ieee80211_hdr *hdr = (void *)skb->data;
>         __le16 fc = hdr->frame_control;
>         u32 tx_flags = le32_to_cpu(tx_cmd->tx_flags);
> @@ -295,7 +294,7 @@ void iwl_mvm_set_tx_cmd(struct iwl_mvm *mvm,
> struct sk_buff *skb,
>         tx_cmd->tx_flags = cpu_to_le32(tx_flags);
>         /* Total # bytes to be transmitted */
>         tx_cmd->len = cpu_to_le16((u16)skb->len +
> -               (uintptr_t)skb_info->driver_data[0]);
> +               (uintptr_t)info->driver_data[0]);
>         tx_cmd->life_time = cpu_to_le32(TX_CMD_LIFE_TIME_INFINITE);
>         tx_cmd->sta_id = sta_id;
> 
> But commit 5c08b0f5026f ("iwlwifi: mvm: don't override the rate with
> the
> AMSDU len") specifically added skb_info variable to that function:
> 
> @@ -105,6 +105,7 @@ void iwl_mvm_set_tx_cmd(struct iwl_mvm *mvm,
> struct sk_buff *skb,
>                         struct iwl_tx_cmd *tx_cmd,
>                         struct ieee80211_tx_info *info, u8 sta_id)
>  {
> +       struct ieee80211_tx_info *skb_info = IEEE80211_SKB_CB(skb);
>         struct ieee80211_hdr *hdr = (void *)skb->data;
>         __le16 fc = hdr->frame_control;
>         u32 tx_flags = le32_to_cpu(tx_cmd->tx_flags);
> @@ -185,7 +186,7 @@ void iwl_mvm_set_tx_cmd(struct iwl_mvm *mvm,
> struct sk_buff *skb,
>         tx_cmd->tx_flags = cpu_to_le32(tx_flags);
>         /* Total # bytes to be transmitted */
>         tx_cmd->len = cpu_to_le16((u16)skb->len +
> -               (uintptr_t)info->driver_data[0]);
> +               (uintptr_t)skb_info->driver_data[0]);
>         tx_cmd->next_frame_len = 0;
>         tx_cmd->life_time = cpu_to_le32(TX_CMD_LIFE_TIME_INFINITE);
>         tx_cmd->sta_id = sta_id;
> 
> I wasn't expecting that skb_info variable is removed. Do we now have
> merge damage somewhere? Luca, what do you think?

As we discussed on IRC, it seems to me that there was a merge damage
when Dave merged net.git into net-next.git (as you mostly found out ;).

I'm not sure how to solve that, but I'm sure you and Dave can figure
something out. :) Please let me know if you need any help with it.

--
Cheers,
Luca.

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