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* Re: [Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH] igb: handle vlan types with checker enabled
       [not found] <20210813074536.15624-1-zhaoxiao@uniontech.com>
@ 2021-08-13 16:32 ` Nguyen, Anthony L
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From: Nguyen, Anthony L @ 2021-08-13 16:32 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: jeffrey.t.kirsher, davem, zhaoxiao; +Cc: netdev, intel-wired-lan, linux-kernel

On Fri, 2021-08-13 at 15:45 +0800, zhaoxiao wrote:
> The sparse build (C=2) finds some issues with how the driver
> dealt with the (very difficult) hardware that in some generations
> uses little-endian, and in others uses big endian, for the VLAN
> field. The code as written picks __le16 as a type and for some
> hardware revisions we override it to __be16 as done in this
> patch.
> 
> drivers/net/ethernet/intel/igb/igb_main.c:2676:48: warning: incorrect
> type in assignment (different base types)
> drivers/net/ethernet/intel/igb/igb_main.c:2676:48:    expected
> restricted __be16 [usertype] vlan_tci
> drivers/net/ethernet/intel/igb/igb_main.c:2676:48:    got unsigned
> short [usertype] vlan_priority:3

Thanks for the patch, but this has already been resolved [1].

Thanks,
Tony

[1]
https://patchwork.kernel.org/project/netdevbpf/patch/20210526172346.351
5587-6-anthony.l.nguyen@intel.com/

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