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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH net-next v6 1/10] xen-netback: Use skb->cb for pending_idx

On Tue, Mar 04, 2014 at 10:32:12PM +0000, Zoltan Kiss wrote:
> Storing the pending_idx at the first byte of the linear buffer never looked
> good, skb->cb is a more proper place for this. It also prevents the header to
> be directly grant copied there, and we don't have the pending_idx after we
> copied the header here, so it's time to change it.

I think this is a valid change. But I would like you to define a
skb_cb_overlay just like the receive path does.

You can rename skb_cb_overlay in current code to skb_cb_overlay_rx and
add your skb_cb_overlay_tx.


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