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Date:   Sat, 23 Mar 2019 20:04:05 -0700
From:   Jakub Kicinski <>
To:     Jiri Pirko <>
Subject: Re: [patch net-next v2 11/15] nfp: move devlink port type set after
 netdev registration

On Sat, 23 Mar 2019 23:47:50 +0100, Jiri Pirko wrote:
> >type setting.  I'd rather those calls happened on fully initialized
> >netdev (and port), could you perhaps just take this patch into the  
> I don't get it, you are commenting cleanup part. On init, the type set
> happens on fully initialized devlink_port and netdev.

I'm talking about internal nfp API calls, nfp_app_vnic_init() and
nfp_app_vnic_clean() should be called while vNIC is completely
initialized and registered from stack's PoV.  netdev, and devlink 
port fully initialized and set up.  I don't think it matters much, 
just an imperfection.

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