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Re: [Xen-devel] [0/5] [NET]: Add TSO support

Hi Keir:

OK here they are again with your comments addressed.

On Tue, Jun 27, 2006 at 02:27:20PM +0100, Keir Fraser wrote:
> Comments on the patches:
>  1. Can you make two separate patches in the patches/ directory -- one 
> for the stuff already accepted upstream and a separate one for the 
> stuff that is not yet accepted. Prefix the patch files with numbers to 
> make sure they get applied in the right order.

This is no longer necessary as the header verification patch has now
been merged.

>  2. As well as the patches you provide, some generic Linux files are 
> modified in the sparse tree because we already modify them there. Can 
> you please also place a copy of your changes inside your patches/ 
> files. This will make it easier for us to forward port to 2.6.18 as we 
> can see which changes in the sparse tree actually correspond to the 
> generic GSO changes.


>  3. Can you give brief documentation, or even just send a an email 
> explaining, how you change the interdomain protocol to add GSO?

I've included it in the TSO backend patch's description.

>  4. The change to make_tx_response() prototype in netback you could 
> send us as a separate patch. It would make the real GSO changes to 
> netback smaller and clearer.


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