Mike Christie wrote:
> Rakesh Ranjan wrote:
>> Rakesh Ranjan wrote:
>>> Mike Christie wrote:
>>>> On 09/01/2009 09:53 AM, Mike Christie wrote:
>>>>> On 09/01/2009 03:58 AM, Or Gerlitz wrote:
>>>>>> Mike Christie wrote:
>>>>>>> Or, I am ccing you because some time ago Erez was working on support
>>>>>>> for older RHEL and SLES kernels for OFED. It looks like the patch
>>>>>>> below would not be useful to you because iser is supported in those
>>>>>>> kernels, but did you guys all need RHEL 4 and maybe SLES 9 
>>>>>>> support too?
>>>>>> Hi Mike, I'm used to work with patches which have a change log and 
>>>>>> are
>>>>>> signed, where this patch lacks both, so I can't really understand 
>>>>>> what
>>>>>> it is about, sorry.
>>>>>>
>>>>> A signature is not going to help you understand that patch will it? :)
>>>>>
>>>>> I do not think a changelog will help either since it is the first
>>>>> version of a RFC patch.
>>>>>
>>>>>   From the subject of the mail and the body it looks like Rakesh is
>>>>> trying to port libiscsi to older distro kernels (RHEL 5 and SLES 10
>>>>> based) so he can support cxgb3i on them.
>>>>>
>>>>> I am just asking you guys if you also need RHEL 4 and SLES 9 support.
>>>>>
>>>> You guys meaning, do you need iser and does Rakesh need cxgb3i?
>>> Hi Mike,
>>>
>>> Yes we do want to support cxgb3i on RHEL4/SLES9. I am sending the 
>>> modified patch against current james tree's libiscsi part. This patch 
>>> can replace existing 2.6.14-23_compat.patch.
>>
>> Hi Mike,
>>
>> Here is updated patch that fixes some MACROS to fix compilation issue 
>> on RHEL5.0 and SLES10.2
>>
> 
> Was the patch in this mail the final version?
> 
> What was this for:
> 
> +#if !(defined RHELC1) && !(defined SLEC1)
>         struct delayed_work recovery_work;
> +#else
> +       struct work_struct recovery_work;
> +#endif
> 
> 
> 
> And what was the reason for the ifdefs related to this for:
> 
> +#if !(defined RHELC1) && !(defined SLEC1) \
> +       && (LINUX_VERSION_CODE >= KERNEL_VERSION(2,6,19))
>         task->have_checked_conn = false;
>         task->last_timeout = jiffies;
>         task->last_xfer = jiffies;
> +#endif

Hi Mike,

These checks I have used to preserve the original 2.6.14-23 needed 
contents. Since we don't want to have separate for each different OS 
release, so I just put above part with these guards.

Regards
Rakesh Ranjan


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