Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 619814
[Qlogic 5.6 bug] qla2xxx: Back port of upstream fixes
Last modified: 2011-01-13 16:47:07 EST
Created attachment 435588 [details]
Contains miscellaneous bug fixes back ported from upstream to keep RHEL 5 and upstream as in sync. as possible.
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Created attachment 437074 [details]
Update to AER support: do early abort command
Update to AER support do early abort command
Please comment on whether the 2nd patch in set should be removed for now, or updated with an expected but currently TBD update from upstream.
Subject: [PATCH] qla2xxx: Return DID_TRANSPORT_DISRUPTED on reset completion status.
The equivalent patch was backed out of rhel6.
(In reply to comment #3)
> Please comment on whether the 2nd patch in set should be removed for now, or
> updated with an expected but currently TBD update from upstream.
> Subject: [PATCH] qla2xxx: Return DID_TRANSPORT_DISRUPTED on reset completion
> The equivalent patch was backed out of rhel6.
The second patch shouldn't be applied for now, e.g. qla2xxx: Return DID_TRANSPORT_DISRUPTED on reset completion status. I traced the RHEL 5 SCSI layer return code and it has almost the same behavior as upstream (2.6.35). The big difference is that we still have scsi_error_handler() in the 2.6.18 kernel so the retries could be slowed slightly but it's probably not worth the risk.
Created attachment 438922 [details]
qla2xxx:Rom lock recovery in case fw hangs while holding the lock
Rom lock recovery in case fw hangs while holding the lock
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