[ipxe-devel] [PATCH] [igbvf] Add igbvf driver

Michael Brown mbrown at fensystems.co.uk
Wed Dec 15 16:51:47 UTC 2010

On Friday 10 Dec 2010 20:57:21 Alex Williamson wrote:
> Driver for Intel 82576 based virtual functions, based on Intel source
> code available at:
>     http://sourceforge.net/projects/e1000  (igbvf-1.0.7)
> Based on initial port from Eric Keller <ekeller at princeton.edu>.
> Signed-off-by: Alex Williamson <alex.williamson at redhat.com>

Thanks.  There are some issues with the patch:

drivers/net/igbvf/Makefile is a Linux makefile fragment and should not be 

igbvf_vf.c does not build:

drivers/net/igbvf/igbvf_vf.c: In function ‘igbvf_update_mc_addr_list_vf’:
drivers/net/igbvf/igbvf_vf.c:289: error: ‘msgbuf’ may be used uninitialized in 
this function
drivers/net/igbvf/igbvf_vf.c:270: note: ‘msgbuf’ was declared here
make: *** [bin/igbvf_vf.o] Error 1


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