Page MenuHomeFreeBSD

ixl(4): Add ability to control link state on ifconfig down
ClosedPublic

Authored by krzysztof.galazka_intel.com on Jan 7 2021, 8:38 PM.

Details

Summary

Add sysctl link_active_on_if_down, which allows user to control
if interface is kept in active state when it is brought
down with ifconfig. Set it to enabled by default to preserve
backwards compatibility.

Diff Detail

Repository
rS FreeBSD src repository - subversion
Lint
Lint OK
Unit
No Unit Test Coverage
Build Status
Buildable 36169
Build 33058: arc lint + arc unit

Event Timeline

  • Fix unqualified transceivers reporting

Driver was showing false positive messages about unqualified transceiver when link_active_on_if_down sysctl was set to 0 and link state changed to down.

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Jan 20 2021, 7:35 AM