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SubjectRe: [openib-general] InfiniBand 2.6.17 merge plans
On Mon, 2006-03-27 at 11:56 -0800, Roland Dreier wrote:

> * PathScale ipath driver. In my git tree at
> git:// ipath
> There is still ia64 build breakage and a lot of sparse endian
> annotations to clean up before it's mergeable.

These are all fixed now.

> - Working around the IB midlayer SMA (subnet management agent) /
> implementation with a character device when ib_mad isn't loaded.

We dropped this in the round of changes I just submitted.

> - The driver depends on 64BIT && PCI_MSI, and is basically
> x86_64-only for practical purposes. I think this is OK as far as
> a merge goes, but it would be nice to be able to use a PCIe
> device on any system with PCIe slots...

We'll see what we can do about this at some point, but I don't think it
should block the merge.


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