On Tue, 10 Apr 2018 16:44:47 -0700
Siwei Liu <losewe...@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 4:28 PM, Michael S. Tsirkin <m...@redhat.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 02:26:08PM -0700, Stephen Hemminger wrote:  
> >> On Tue, 10 Apr 2018 11:59:50 -0700
> >> Sridhar Samudrala <sridhar.samudr...@intel.com> wrote:
> >>  
> >> > Use the registration/notification framework supported by the generic
> >> > bypass infrastructure.
> >> >
> >> > Signed-off-by: Sridhar Samudrala <sridhar.samudr...@intel.com>
> >> > ---  
> >>
> >> Thanks for doing this.  Your current version has couple show stopper
> >> issues.
> >>
> >> First, the slave device is instantly taking over the slave.
> >> This doesn't allow udev/systemd to do its device rename of the slave
> >> device. Netvsc uses a delayed work to workaround this.  
> >
> > Interesting. Does this mean udev must act within a specific time window
> > then?  
> 
> Sighs, lots of hacks. Why propgating this from driver to a common
> module. We really need a clean solution.
> 

I had a patch to wait for udev to do the rename and go from there
but davem rejected it.
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