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Date:   Wed, 20 Apr 2022 14:10:13 +0000
To:     Ido Schimmel <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 0/6] mlxsw: Line cards status tracking


This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
by David S. Miller <>:

On Tue, 19 Apr 2022 17:54:25 +0300 you wrote:
> When a line card is provisioned, netdevs corresponding to the ports
> found on the line card are registered. User space can then perform
> various logical configurations (e.g., splitting, setting MTU) on these
> netdevs.
> However, since the line card is not present / powered on (i.e., it is
> not in 'active' state), user space cannot access the various components
> found on the line card. For example, user space cannot read the
> temperature of gearboxes or transceiver modules found on the line card
> via hwmon / thermal. Similarly, it cannot dump the EEPROM contents of
> these transceiver modules. The above is only possible when the line card
> becomes active.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next,1/6] mlxsw: core_linecards: Introduce ops for linecards status change tracking
  - [net-next,2/6] mlxsw: core: Add bus argument to environment init API
  - [net-next,3/6] mlxsw: core_env: Split module power mode setting to a separate function
  - [net-next,4/6] mlxsw: core_env: Add interfaces for line card initialization and de-initialization
  - [net-next,5/6] mlxsw: core_thermal: Add interfaces for line card initialization and de-initialization
  - [net-next,6/6] mlxsw: core_hwmon: Add interfaces for line card initialization and de-initialization

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