[38/38] net/sfc: update comment about representor support

Message ID 20210827065717.1838258-39-andrew.rybchenko@oktetlabs.ru (mailing list archive)
State Superseded, archived
Delegated to: Ferruh Yigit
Series net/sfc: support port representors |


Context Check Description
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK
ci/github-robot: build fail github build: failed
ci/Intel-compilation fail Compilation issues

Commit Message

Andrew Rybchenko Aug. 27, 2021, 6:57 a.m. UTC
  From: Viacheslav Galaktionov <viacheslav.galaktionov@oktetlabs.ru>

The representor support has been implemented to some extent, and the fact
that ethdev mport is equivalent to entity mport is by design.

Fixes: 1fb65e4dae8 ("net/sfc: support flow action port ID in transfer rules")
Cc: stable@dpdk.org

Signed-off-by: Viacheslav Galaktionov <viacheslav.galaktionov@oktetlabs.ru>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Rybchenko <andrew.rybchenko@oktetlabs.ru>
Reviewed-by: Andy Moreton <amoreton@xilinx.com>
 drivers/net/sfc/sfc_mae.c | 5 +----
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 4 deletions(-)


diff --git a/drivers/net/sfc/sfc_mae.c b/drivers/net/sfc/sfc_mae.c
index 7be77054ab..fa60c948ca 100644
--- a/drivers/net/sfc/sfc_mae.c
+++ b/drivers/net/sfc/sfc_mae.c
@@ -228,10 +228,7 @@  sfc_mae_attach(struct sfc_adapter *sa)
 	sfc_log_init(sa, "assign RTE switch port");
 	switch_port_request.type = SFC_MAE_SWITCH_PORT_INDEPENDENT;
 	switch_port_request.entity_mportp = &entity_mport;
-	/*
-	 * As of now, the driver does not support representors, so
-	 * RTE ethdev MPORT simply matches that of the entity.
-	 */
+	/* RTE ethdev MPORT matches that of the entity for independent ports. */
 	switch_port_request.ethdev_mportp = &entity_mport;
 	switch_port_request.ethdev_port_id = sas->port_id;
 	rc = sfc_mae_assign_switch_port(mae->switch_domain_id,