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Date:   Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:17:30 +0200
From:   Julian Wiedmann <jwi@...ux.ibm.com>
To:     David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     <netdev@...r.kernel.org>, <linux-s390@...r.kernel.org>,
        Martin Schwidefsky <schwidefsky@...ibm.com>,
        Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@...ibm.com>,
        Stefan Raspl <raspl@...ux.ibm.com>,
        Ursula Braun <ubraun@...ux.ibm.com>,
        Julian Wiedmann <jwi@...ux.ibm.com>
Subject: [PATCH net-next 3/8] s390/qeth: don't bother updating the last-tx time

As the documentation for netif_trans_update() says, netdev_start_xmit()
already updates the last-tx time after every good xmit. So don't
duplicate that effort.

One odd case is that qeth_flush_buffers() also gets called from our
TX completion handler, to flush out any partially filled buffer when
we switch the queue to non-packing mode. But as the TX completion
handler will _always_ wake the txq, we don't have to worry about
the TX watchdog there.

Signed-off-by: Julian Wiedmann <jwi@...ux.ibm.com>
---
 drivers/s390/net/qeth_core_main.c | 1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/s390/net/qeth_core_main.c b/drivers/s390/net/qeth_core_main.c
index ac592d610c5e..9e495df742cb 100644
--- a/drivers/s390/net/qeth_core_main.c
+++ b/drivers/s390/net/qeth_core_main.c
@@ -3371,7 +3371,6 @@ static void qeth_flush_buffers(struct qeth_qdio_out_q *queue, int index,
 	}
 
 	QETH_TXQ_STAT_ADD(queue, bufs, count);
-	netif_trans_update(queue->card->dev);
 	qdio_flags = QDIO_FLAG_SYNC_OUTPUT;
 	if (atomic_read(&queue->set_pci_flags_count))
 		qdio_flags |= QDIO_FLAG_PCI_OUT;
-- 
2.16.4

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