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Date:   Wed, 14 Oct 2020 16:53:58 -0700
From:   Jakub Kicinski <>
To:     Srujana Challa <>
Cc:     <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
        <>, <>,
        Vidya Sagar Velumuri <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v7,net-next,02/13] octeontx2-af: add mailbox interface
 for CPT

On Mon, 12 Oct 2020 16:27:08 +0530 Srujana Challa wrote:
> On OcteonTX2 SoC, the admin function (AF) is the only one with all
> priviliges to configure HW and alloc resources, PFs and it's VFs
> have to request AF via mailbox for all their needs. This patch adds
> a mailbox interface for CPT PFs and VFs to allocate resources
> for cryptography and inline-IPsec.
> Inline-IPsec mailbox messages are added here to provide the interface
> to Marvell VFIO drivers to allocate and configure HW resources
> for inline IPsec feature.
> Signed-off-by: Suheil Chandran <>
> Signed-off-by: Vidya Sagar Velumuri <>
> Signed-off-by: Srujana Challa <>

Please drop the IPsec support from this series, and limit it to just
what's needed to get the Linux crypto API working.

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