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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] RDMA/CMA: Use neigh_event_send() to initiate neighbour discovery.
    Once this is applied upstream, I can pull it back in to ofed-1.2.5 and 
    ofed-1.3.

    Steve.

    Sean Hefty wrote:
    >> RDMA/CMA: Use neigh_event_send() to initiate neighbour discovery.
    >>
    >> Calling arp_send() to initiate neighbour discovery (ND) doesn't do the
    >> full ND protocol. Namely, it doesn't handle retransmitting the arp
    >> request if it is dropped. The function neigh_event_send() does all this.
    >> Without doing full ND, rdma address resolution fails in the presence of
    >> dropped arp bcast packets.
    >>
    >> Signed-off-by: Steve Wise <swise@opengridcomputing.com>
    >
    > Acked-by: Sean Hefty <sean.hefty@intel.com>
    >
    > Roland - can you please queue this up for 2.6.24?
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