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Date:	Wed, 31 Dec 2014 20:03:19 +0200
From:	Vlad Zolotarov <>
To:	Jeff Kirsher <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v1 4/5] ixgbevf: Add RSS Key query code

On 12/31/14 18:28, Jeff Kirsher wrote:
> On Wed, 2014-12-31 at 11:51 +0200, Vlad Zolotarov wrote:
>> Signed-off-by: Vlad Zolotarov <>
>> ---
>> New in v1 (compared to RFC):
>>     - Use "if-else" statement instead of a "switch-case" for a single
>> option case
>>       (in ixgbevf_get_rss_key()).
>> ---
>>   drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/mbx.h |  2 ++
>>   drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/vf.c  | 44
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>>   drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/vf.h  |  1 +
>>   3 files changed, 47 insertions(+)
> Just caught this now, sorry but your patch description is sparse (i.e.
> non-existent).  I know that the title of the patch pretty much tells
> what you are doing, but it would be nice to have a bit more detail as to
> why (like your first patch).

I've sent a v2 where I tried to address your last remarks. Pls., note 
that the whole series "why" motivation is located in the PATCH0 and in 
the final PATCH5: adding a new ethtool options for 82599 VF devices.


> Same goes for patch 5 of the series as well.

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