Re: [PATCH 2/4]: powerpc/cell spidernet low watermark patch.

From: Linas Vepstas
Date: Fri Aug 18 2006 - 19:27:25 EST

On Fri, Aug 18, 2006 at 03:51:16PM -0700, David Miller wrote:
> I see you moving TX reclaim into tasklets and stuff. I've vehemently
> against that because you wouldn't need it in order to move TX
> processing into software interrupts if you did it all in NAPI
> ->poll().

I don't understand what you are saying. If I call the transmit
queue cleanup code from the poll() routine, nothing hapens,
because the kernel does not call the poll() routine often
enough. I've stated this several times.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at