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Date:	Mon, 25 Jun 2007 12:01:13 -0700
From:	"Kok, Auke" <auke-jan.h.kok@...el.com>
To:	Patrick McHardy <kaber@...sh.net>
CC:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [E1000 05/05]: Secondary unicast address support

Patrick McHardy wrote:
> [E1000]: Secondary unicast address support
> 
> Add support for configuring secondary unicast addresses. Unicast
> addresses take precendece over multicast addresses when filling
> the exact address filters to avoid going to promiscous mode.
> When more unicast addresses are present than filter slots,
> unicast filtering is disabled and all slots can be used for
> multicast addresses.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Patrick McHardy <kaber@...sh.net>
> 
> ---
> commit 9613e4e4017b8bb68fcdd28cf5f9ae00bff18e28
> tree e19261eea046a0404af0b26e2b99725ee33ae3c2
> parent 099e4ab74adb9418155132b093533f152a31b583
> author Patrick McHardy <kaber@...sh.net> Fri, 22 Jun 2007 14:13:48 +0200
> committer Patrick McHardy <kaber@...sh.net> Fri, 22 Jun 2007 14:13:48 +0200
> 
>  drivers/net/e1000/e1000_main.c |   47 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++--------------
>  1 files changed, 31 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/net/e1000/e1000_main.c b/drivers/net/e1000/e1000_main.c
> index cf8af92..716fc8f 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/e1000/e1000_main.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/e1000/e1000_main.c
> @@ -149,7 +149,7 @@ static void e1000_clean_tx_ring(struct e1000_adapter *adapter,
>                                  struct e1000_tx_ring *tx_ring);
>  static void e1000_clean_rx_ring(struct e1000_adapter *adapter,
>                                  struct e1000_rx_ring *rx_ring);
> -static void e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev);
> +static void e1000_set_rx_mode(struct net_device *netdev);
>  static void e1000_update_phy_info(unsigned long data);
>  static void e1000_watchdog(unsigned long data);
>  static void e1000_82547_tx_fifo_stall(unsigned long data);
> @@ -513,7 +513,7 @@ static void e1000_configure(struct e1000_adapter *adapter)
>  	struct net_device *netdev = adapter->netdev;
>  	int i;
>  
> -	e1000_set_multi(netdev);
> +	e1000_set_rx_mode(netdev);
>  
>  	e1000_restore_vlan(adapter);
>  	e1000_init_manageability(adapter);
> @@ -924,7 +924,7 @@ e1000_probe(struct pci_dev *pdev,
>  	netdev->stop = &e1000_close;
>  	netdev->hard_start_xmit = &e1000_xmit_frame;
>  	netdev->get_stats = &e1000_get_stats;
> -	netdev->set_multicast_list = &e1000_set_multi;
> +	netdev->set_rx_mode = &e1000_set_rx_mode;
>  	netdev->set_mac_address = &e1000_set_mac;
>  	netdev->change_mtu = &e1000_change_mtu;
>  	netdev->do_ioctl = &e1000_ioctl;
> @@ -2412,21 +2412,22 @@ e1000_set_mac(struct net_device *netdev, void *p)
>  }
>  
>  /**
> - * e1000_set_multi - Multicast and Promiscuous mode set
> + * e1000_set_rx_mode - Secondary Unicast, Multicast and Promiscuous mode set
>   * @netdev: network interface device structure
>   *
> - * The set_multi entry point is called whenever the multicast address
> - * list or the network interface flags are updated.  This routine is
> - * responsible for configuring the hardware for proper multicast,
> + * The set_rx_mode entry point is called whenever the unicast or multicast
> + * address lists or the network interface flags are updated. This routine is
> + * responsible for configuring the hardware for proper unicast, multicast,
>   * promiscuous mode, and all-multi behavior.
>   **/
>  
>  static void
> -e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev)
> +e1000_set_rx_mode(struct net_device *netdev)
>  {
>  	struct e1000_adapter *adapter = netdev_priv(netdev);
>  	struct e1000_hw *hw = &adapter->hw;
> -	struct dev_mc_list *mc_ptr;
> +	struct dev_addr_list *uc_ptr;
> +	struct dev_addr_list *mc_ptr;
>  	uint32_t rctl;
>  	uint32_t hash_value;
>  	int i, rar_entries = E1000_RAR_ENTRIES;
> @@ -2449,9 +2450,16 @@ e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev)
>  		rctl |= (E1000_RCTL_UPE | E1000_RCTL_MPE);
>  	} else if (netdev->flags & IFF_ALLMULTI) {
>  		rctl |= E1000_RCTL_MPE;
> -		rctl &= ~E1000_RCTL_UPE;
>  	} else {
> -		rctl &= ~(E1000_RCTL_UPE | E1000_RCTL_MPE);
> +		rctl &= ~E1000_RCTL_MPE;
> +	}
> +
> +	uc_ptr = NULL;
> +	if (netdev->uc_count > rar_entries - 1) {
> +		rctl |= E1000_RCTL_UPE;
> +	} else if (!(netdev->flags & IFF_PROMISC)) {
> +		rctl &= ~E1000_RCTL_UPE;
> +		uc_ptr = netdev->uc_list;
>  	}
>  
>  	E1000_WRITE_REG(hw, RCTL, rctl);
> @@ -2461,7 +2469,10 @@ e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev)
>  	if (hw->mac_type == e1000_82542_rev2_0)
>  		e1000_enter_82542_rst(adapter);
>  
> -	/* load the first 14 multicast address into the exact filters 1-14
> +	/* load the first 14 addresses into the exact filters 1-14. Unicast
> +	 * addresses take precedence to avoid disabling unicast filtering
> +	 * when possible.
> +	 *
>  	 * RAR 0 is used for the station MAC adddress
>  	 * if there are not 14 addresses, go ahead and clear the filters
>  	 * -- with 82571 controllers only 0-13 entries are filled here
> @@ -2469,8 +2480,11 @@ e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev)
>  	mc_ptr = netdev->mc_list;
>  
>  	for (i = 1; i < rar_entries; i++) {
> -		if (mc_ptr) {
> -			e1000_rar_set(hw, mc_ptr->dmi_addr, i);
> +		if (uc_ptr) {
> +			e1000_rar_set(hw, uc_ptr->da_addr, i);
> +			uc_ptr = uc_ptr->next;
> +		} else if (mc_ptr) {
> +			e1000_rar_set(hw, mc_ptr->da_addr, i);
>  			mc_ptr = mc_ptr->next;
>  		} else {
>  			E1000_WRITE_REG_ARRAY(hw, RA, i << 1, 0);
> @@ -2479,6 +2493,7 @@ e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev)
>  			E1000_WRITE_FLUSH(hw);
>  		}
>  	}
> +	WARN_ON(uc_ptr != NULL);
>  
>  	/* clear the old settings from the multicast hash table */
>  
> @@ -2490,7 +2505,7 @@ e1000_set_multi(struct net_device *netdev)
>  	/* load any remaining addresses into the hash table */
>  
>  	for (; mc_ptr; mc_ptr = mc_ptr->next) {
> -		hash_value = e1000_hash_mc_addr(hw, mc_ptr->dmi_addr);
> +		hash_value = e1000_hash_mc_addr(hw, mc_ptr->da_addr);
>  		e1000_mta_set(hw, hash_value);
>  	}
>  
> @@ -5098,7 +5113,7 @@ e1000_suspend(struct pci_dev *pdev, pm_message_t state)
>  
>  	if (wufc) {
>  		e1000_setup_rctl(adapter);
> -		e1000_set_multi(netdev);
> +		e1000_set_rx_mode(netdev);
>  
>  		/* turn on all-multi mode if wake on multicast is enabled */
>  		if (wufc & E1000_WUFC_MC) {
> -

noted. I'm (like a lot of people) on the road and still need to dig into this 
deeper. I think it's OK for as far as I can see, except the WARN_ON, can't we 
pre-check to see if we have enough room in the rar_entries first?

Auke
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