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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] RFC: iscsi ibft: separate ibft parsing from sysfs interface
    On Mon, 12 Apr 2010 22:20:29 -0400 Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk wrote:

    > On Monday 12 April 2010 14:06:17 michaelc@cs.wisc.edu wrote:
    > > From: Mike Christie <michaelc@cs.wisc.edu>
    > >
    > > Not all iscsi drivers support ibft. For drivers like be2iscsi
    > > that do not but are bootable through a vendor firmware specific
    > > format/process this patch moves the sysfs interface from the ibft code
    > > to a lib module. This then allows userspace tools to search for iscsi boot
    > > info in a common place and in a common format.
    > >
    > > ibft iscsi boot info is exported in the same place as it was
    > > before: /sys/firmware/ibft.
    > >
    > > vendor/fw boot info gets export in /sys/firmware/iscsi_bootX, where X is
    > > the scsi host number of the HBA. Underneath these parent dirs, the
    > > target, ethernet, and initiator dirs are the same as they were before.
    > >
    > > This patch was made over the ibft-2.6 tree's ibft-1.03 branch:
    > > http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/konrad/ibft-2.6.git;a=shortlog;h=
    > >refs/heads/ibft-1.03
    > >
    > >
    > > Signed-off-by: Mike Christie <michaelc@cs.wisc.edu>
    > > ---
    > Looks good to my eyes.
    >
    > Let me run it tomorrow through my regression bucket before I stick on the git
    > tree.

    Can we get this patch into linux-next, please?

    or if it's there, there are still errors like this that need to be checked.

    ---
    ~Randy
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