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Date:   Thu, 29 Dec 2016 10:47:09 +0000
From:   Wei Liu <wei.liu2@...rix.com>
To:     Mart van Santen <mart@...enhost.nl>
CC:     <netdev@...r.kernel.org>, <wei.liu2@...rix.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] vif queue counters from int to long

On Fri, Dec 23, 2016 at 04:09:23PM +0100, Mart van Santen wrote:
> 
> Hello,
> 
> This patch fixes an issue where counters in the queue have type int,
> while the counters of the vif itself are specified as long. This can
> cause incorrect reporting of tx/rx values of the vif interface.
> More extensively reported on xen-devel mailinglist.
> 

Hello,

Please also CC xen-devel@...ts.xenproject.org for your future patch(es).
And please note that the most up to date maintainer information should
be used.

Wei.

> 
> 
> Signed-off-by: Mart van Santen <mart@...enhost.nl>
> --- a/drivers/net/xen-netback/common.h  2016-12-22 15:41:07.785535748 +0000
> +++ b/drivers/net/xen-netback/common.h  2016-12-23 13:08:18.123080064 +0000
> @@ -113,10 +113,10 @@ struct xenvif_stats {
>          * A subset of struct net_device_stats that contains only the
>          * fields that are updated in netback.c for each queue.
>          */
> -       unsigned int rx_bytes;
> -       unsigned int rx_packets;
> -       unsigned int tx_bytes;
> -       unsigned int tx_packets;
> +       unsigned long rx_bytes;
> +       unsigned long rx_packets;
> +       unsigned long tx_bytes;
> +       unsigned long tx_packets;
> 
>         /* Additional stats used by xenvif */
>         unsigned long rx_gso_checksum_fixup;
> 
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