[patch] bug fix for igb driver to support Avoton

Bug #1219619 reported by XiongZhang on 2013-09-02
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linux (Ubuntu)
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Leann Ogasawara
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Leann Ogasawara

Bug Description

Intel have pushed patches to the igb driver to support Avoton on net-next tree. These patches have a number of fixes in them which should be picked up for 13.10.
These patches are in net-next tree and aren't included in 3.11 kernel.
Some OEMs are interesting in these patches. Please backport to 13.10

ed12cc9 igb: Expose RSS indirection table for ethtool
c342b39 igb: Add macro for size of RETA indirection table
7dc98a6 igb: Fix get_fw_version function for all parts
53b87ce igb: Add device support for flashless SKU of i210 device
ef3a009 igb: Refactor NVM read functions to accommodate devices with no flash
5a823d8 igb: Refactor of init_nvm_params
2ccd994 igb: Update MTU so that it is always at least a standard frame size
5026719 igb: don't allow SR-IOV without MSI-X
7f90128 igb: Added rcu_lock to avoid race
e5c3370 igb: Read register for latch_on without return value
8a650aa igb: Reset the link when EEE setting changed

information type: Private → Public
Changed in linux (Ubuntu Saucy):
assignee: nobody → Leann Ogasawara (leannogasawara)
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → In Progress
XiongZhang (xiong-y-zhang) wrote :

Further patches are in net-next tree and maybe not be merged into kernel 3.12, but it is useable for bug fix

66f40b8 igb: Update version number
41fcfbe igb: Implementation to report advertised/supported link on i354 devices
f6878e3 igb: Get speed and duplex for 1G non_copper devices
f1b4d62 igb: Support to get 2_5G link status for appropriate media type
db476e8 igb: No PHPM support in i354 devices
dfc7075 igb: M88E1543 PHY downshift implementation
99af472 igb: New PHY_ID for i354 device
aa9b8cc igb: Implementation of 1-sec delay for i210 devices
53ea6c7 igb: Don't look for a PBA in the iNVM when flashless

Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) wrote :

I cherry picked all igb updates from v3.11 through 66f40b8a294c5266c2bfc1f1ed2eb8b2bb00d5e8 'igb: Update version number'

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Saucy):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package linux - 3.11.0-5.11

---------------
linux (3.11.0-5.11) saucy; urgency=low

  * Release tracker
    - LP: #1221886

  [ Adam Lee ]

  * SAUCE: Bluetooth: Add support for 04ca:2007
    - LP: #1153448
  * SAUCE: Bluetooth: Add support for 105b:e065
    - LP: #1161261

  [ Gavin Guo ]

  * SAUCE: Bluetooth: Add support for Broadcom 413c:8143
    - LP: #1166113

  [ Upstream Kernel Changes ]

  * igb: Reset the link when EEE setting changed
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Read register for latch_on without return value
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Added rcu_lock to avoid race
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: don't allow SR-IOV without MSI-X
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Update MTU so that it is always at least a standard frame size
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Refactor of init_nvm_params
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Refactor NVM read functions to accommodate devices with no flash
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Add device support for flashless SKU of i210 device
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Fix get_fw_version function for all parts
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Add macro for size of RETA indirection table
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Expose RSS indirection table for ethtool
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Don't look for a PBA in the iNVM when flashless
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Implementation of 1-sec delay for i210 devices
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: New PHY_ID for i354 device
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: M88E1543 PHY downshift implementation
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: No PHPM support in i354 devices
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Support to get 2_5G link status for appropriate media type
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Get speed and duplex for 1G non_copper devices
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Implementation to report advertised/supported link on i354 devices
    - LP: #1219619
  * igb: Update version number
    - LP: #1219619
  * Bluetooth: Take proper tty_struct references
    - LP: #1189998
  * Bluetooth: Remove the device from the list in the destructor
    - LP: #1189998
  * Bluetooth: Move the tty initialization and cleanup out of open/close
    - LP: #1189998
  * Bluetooth: Implement .activate, .shutdown and .carrier_raised methods
    - LP: #1189998
  * Bluetooth: Fix the reference counting of tty_port
    - LP: #1189998
  * Bluetooth: Purge the dlc->tx_queue to avoid circular dependency
    - LP: #1189998

  [ Wen-chien Jesse Sung ]

  * SAUCE: Bluetooth: Support for loading broadcom patchram firmware
    - LP: #1065400
  * SAUCE: Bluetooth: Add support for 13d3:3388 and 13d3:3389
    - LP: #1065400
 -- Tim Gardner <email address hidden> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 08:06:17 -0600

Changed in linux (Ubuntu Saucy):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
XiongZhang (xiong-y-zhang) wrote :

One more bug fix patch is sent to maillist and is waiting for acceptance.

[net 1/2] igb: Add additional get_phy_id call for i354 devices
http://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg250027.html

XiongZhang (xiong-y-zhang) wrote :

the last one bug fix patch has been merged into net-next tree, please backport it to 13.10

commit bb1d18d1ad6e216535b994d68097ae107f4f35fb
Author: Carolyn Wyborny <email address hidden>
Date: Tue Sep 10 11:57:16 2013 -0700

    igb: Add additional get_phy_id call for i354 devices

Tim Gardner (timg-tpi) wrote :

13.10 is up to date with respect to igb patches added since v3.11:

igb: Read flow control for i350 from correct EEPROM section
igb: Add additional get_phy_id call for i354 devices
igb: Update version number
igb: Implementation to report advertised/supported link on i354 devices
igb: Get speed and duplex for 1G non_copper devices
igb: Support to get 2_5G link status for appropriate media type
igb: No PHPM support in i354 devices
igb: M88E1543 PHY downshift implementation
igb: New PHY_ID for i354 device
igb: Implementation of 1-sec delay for i210 devices
igb: Don't look for a PBA in the iNVM when flashless
igb: Expose RSS indirection table for ethtool
igb: Add macro for size of RETA indirection table
igb: Fix get_fw_version function for all parts
igb: Add device support for flashless SKU of i210 device
igb: Refactor NVM read functions to accommodate devices with no flash
igb: Refactor of init_nvm_params
igb: Update MTU so that it is always at least a standard frame size
igb: don't allow SR-IOV without MSI-X
igb: Added rcu_lock to avoid race
igb: Read register for latch_on without return value
igb: Reset the link when EEE setting changed

Changed in intel:
status: New → Fix Released
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