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Date:	Wed, 2 Oct 2013 17:48:05 -0700
From:	Jon Mason <jon.mason@...el.com>
To:	Alexander Gordeev <agordeev@...hat.com>
Cc:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, Bjorn Helgaas <bhelgaas@...gle.com>,
	Ralf Baechle <ralf@...ux-mips.org>,
	Michael Ellerman <michael@...erman.id.au>,
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	Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>, Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>,
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	Andy King <acking@...are.com>,
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	Solarflare linux maintainers <linux-net-drivers@...arflare.com>,
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Subject: Re: [PATCH RFC 54/77] ntb: Ensure number of MSIs on SNB is enough
 for the link interrupt

On Wed, Oct 02, 2013 at 12:49:10PM +0200, Alexander Gordeev wrote:
> Signed-off-by: Alexander Gordeev <agordeev@...hat.com>
> ---
>  drivers/ntb/ntb_hw.c |    2 +-
>  1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/ntb/ntb_hw.c b/drivers/ntb/ntb_hw.c
> index de2062c..eccd5e5 100644
> --- a/drivers/ntb/ntb_hw.c
> +++ b/drivers/ntb/ntb_hw.c
> @@ -1066,7 +1066,7 @@ static int ntb_setup_msix(struct ntb_device *ndev)
>  		/* On SNB, the link interrupt is always tied to 4th vector.  If
>  		 * we can't get all 4, then we can't use MSI-X.
>  		 */
> -		if (ndev->hw_type != BWD_HW) {
> +		if ((rc < SNB_MSIX_CNT) && (ndev->hw_type != BWD_HW)) {

Nack, this check is unnecessary.

Also, no comment in the commit on why it could be necessary.


>  			rc = -EIO;
>  			goto err1;
>  		}
> -- 
> 1.7.7.6
> 
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