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authorGreg Rose <gregory.v.rose@intel.com>2012-01-18 22:13:31 +0000
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2012-01-19 12:35:06 -0500
commit375b27cf5db963e2bc2a34dc5643d0d7ceca1ee2 (patch)
tree5448047154a5c4676685f8665d8af6b96647d68b /drivers/net/ethernet/intel
parent795be954dcc4a72329c8591aafe5eadb03b264af (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-stable-375b27cf5db963e2bc2a34dc5643d0d7ceca1ee2.tar.gz
ixgbevf: Prevent possible race condition by checking for message
The mailbox interrupt routine might cause a race condition sometimes and cause a message to be missed. Signed-off-by: Greg Rose <gregory.v.rose@intel.com> Tested-by: Sibai Li <sibai.li@intel.com> Signed-off-by: Jeff Kirsher <jeffrey.t.kirsher@intel.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/net/ethernet/intel')
-rw-r--r--drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/ixgbevf_main.c39
1 files changed, 21 insertions, 18 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/ixgbevf_main.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/ixgbevf_main.c
index 891162d1610c..1cad3b6d2c30 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/ixgbevf_main.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/ixgbevf/ixgbevf_main.c
@@ -917,31 +917,34 @@ static irqreturn_t ixgbevf_msix_mbx(int irq, void *data)
struct ixgbe_hw *hw = &adapter->hw;
u32 eicr;
u32 msg;
+ bool got_ack = false;
eicr = IXGBE_READ_REG(hw, IXGBE_VTEICS);
IXGBE_WRITE_REG(hw, IXGBE_VTEICR, eicr);
- if (!hw->mbx.ops.check_for_ack(hw)) {
- /*
- * checking for the ack clears the PFACK bit. Place
- * it back in the v2p_mailbox cache so that anyone
- * polling for an ack will not miss it. Also
- * avoid the read below because the code to read
- * the mailbox will also clear the ack bit. This was
- * causing lost acks. Just cache the bit and exit
- * the IRQ handler.
- */
- hw->mbx.v2p_mailbox |= IXGBE_VFMAILBOX_PFACK;
- goto out;
- }
+ if (!hw->mbx.ops.check_for_ack(hw))
+ got_ack = true;
- /* Not an ack interrupt, go ahead and read the message */
- hw->mbx.ops.read(hw, &msg, 1);
+ if (!hw->mbx.ops.check_for_msg(hw)) {
+ hw->mbx.ops.read(hw, &msg, 1);
- if ((msg & IXGBE_MBVFICR_VFREQ_MASK) == IXGBE_PF_CONTROL_MSG)
- mod_timer(&adapter->watchdog_timer,
- round_jiffies(jiffies + 1));
+ if ((msg & IXGBE_MBVFICR_VFREQ_MASK) == IXGBE_PF_CONTROL_MSG)
+ mod_timer(&adapter->watchdog_timer,
+ round_jiffies(jiffies + 1));
+ if (msg & IXGBE_VT_MSGTYPE_NACK)
+ pr_warn("Last Request of type %2.2x to PF Nacked\n",
+ msg & 0xFF);
+ goto out;
+ }
+
+ /*
+ * checking for the ack clears the PFACK bit. Place
+ * it back in the v2p_mailbox cache so that anyone
+ * polling for an ack will not miss it
+ */
+ if (got_ack)
+ hw->mbx.v2p_mailbox |= IXGBE_VFMAILBOX_PFACK;
out:
return IRQ_HANDLED;
}