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Make SGE parameter handling more VF-friendly.

Authored by jhb on Aug 11 2016, 7:03 PM.



Make SGE parameter handling more VF-friendly.

Add fields to hold the SGE control register and free list buffer sizes to
the sge_params structure. Populate these new fields in
t4_init_sge_params() for PF devices and change t4_read_chip_settings() to
pull these values out of the params structure instead of reading
registers directly. This will permit t4_read_chip_settings() to be reused
for VF devices which cannot read SGE registers directly.

While here, move the call to t4_init_sge_params() to
get_params__post_init(). The VF driver will populate the SGE parameters
structure via a different method before calling t4_read_chip_settings().

Test Plan
  • this change has been in use in the VF driver branch. Did very simple test of PF driver with this patch standalone.

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rS FreeBSD src repository - subversion
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Build Status
Buildable 4758
Build 4812: arc lint + arc unit

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This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Aug 13 2016, 9:20 PM
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