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Date:   Fri, 15 Apr 2022 21:30:13 +0000
To:     Dany Madden <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 0/6] ibmvnic: Use a set of LTBs per pool


This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
by Jakub Kicinski <>:

On Wed, 13 Apr 2022 13:10:20 -0400 you wrote:
> From: Sukadev Bhattiprolu <>
> ibmvnic uses a single large long term buffer (LTB) per rx or tx
> pool (queue). This has two limitations.
> First, if we need to free/allocate an LTB (eg during a reset), under
> low memory conditions, the allocation can fail.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next,1/6] ibmvnic: rename local variable index to bufidx
  - [net-next,2/6] ibmvnic: define map_rxpool_buf_to_ltb()
  - [net-next,3/6] ibmvnic: define map_txpool_buf_to_ltb()
  - [net-next,4/6] ibmvnic: convert rxpool ltb to a set of ltbs
  - [net-next,5/6] ibmvnic: Allow multiple ltbs in rxpool ltb_set
  - [net-next,6/6] ibmvnic: Allow multiple ltbs in txpool ltb_set

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