Re: [PATCH v2 0/3] ntb_hw_switchtec: Added support of >=4G memory windows

From: Jon Mason
Date: Wed Dec 12 2018 - 18:57:36 EST

On Wed, Dec 12, 2018 at 6:42 PM Logan Gunthorpe <logang@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 2018-12-12 4:00 p.m., Jon Mason wrote:
> > So, you based your patches on a series of patches not in the
> > ntb/ntb-next branch? Please don't do this. I see nothing in these
> > patches which requires that series, which makes this even more
> > unnecessary. Since these are fairly trivial, I'm taking them and
> > pushing to the ntb-next branch to give these more time to be tested
> > (due to not being tested on the proper branch). I would really
> > appreciate you testing the ntb-next branch as a sanity check.
> The NTB test tools don't work with switchtec hardware without that patch
> set, so there's no way to test the changes without that branch.

Then let's get those patches in. IIRC, I asked you to split up the
patch series to be bugfixes and features (or at least reorder the
series so I can split it up that way in my branches). Also, I think
Serge had some comments that may/may not need to be addressed. Could
you please reorder and resend (and Serge can comment as needed on the


> You're right that there is no compile-time dependency.
> Logan
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