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Date:   Wed, 15 Sep 2021 10:30:13 +0000
To:     Sukadev Bhattiprolu <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next RESEND v2 0/9] ibmvnic: Reuse ltb, rx, tx pools


This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (refs/heads/master):

On Tue, 14 Sep 2021 20:52:50 -0700 you wrote:
> It can take a long time to free and reallocate rx and tx pools and long
> term buffer (LTB) during each reset of the VNIC. This is specially true
> when the partition (LPAR) is heavily loaded and going through a Logical
> Partition Migration (LPM). The long drawn reset causes the LPAR to lose
> connectivity for extended periods of time and results in "RMC connection"
> errors and the LPM failing.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,1/9] ibmvnic: Consolidate code in replenish_rx_pool()
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,2/9] ibmvnic: Fix up some comments and messages
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,3/9] ibmvnic: Use/rename local vars in init_rx_pools
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,4/9] ibmvnic: Use/rename local vars in init_tx_pools
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,5/9] ibmvnic: init_tx_pools move loop-invariant code
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,6/9] ibmvnic: Use bitmap for LTB map_ids
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,7/9] ibmvnic: Reuse LTB when possible
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,8/9] ibmvnic: Reuse rx pools when possible
  - [net-next,RESEND,v2,9/9] ibmvnic: Reuse tx pools when possible

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