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Subject: Re: Virtio OASIS spec updates resubmission.
On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 03:34:18PM +0930, Rusty Russell wrote: > Hi Amos, Dmitry, Paolo, > > You might have heard that we've started an OASIS Technical > Committee to produce a virtio 1.0 spec. We based it on the then-current > 0.9.5 spec, but you've all contributed since then. > > To keep the IP issue clean, I'd really like you to join the > virtio-comment mailing list, and mail your changes there. Just sending > me the git diff is fine, I'll translate it to text. Registered. I'm not clear here, do we need to send all future changes to 'virtio-comment' maillist? or re-send changes after 0.9.5 to the list? why don't you do a simple cherry-pick? :) > > https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/comments/index.php?wg_abbrev=virtio > > Of course, you're welcome to join the TC as well if you want, or lurk on > the mailing list and follow the fun :) We'll also be sending out a > proper draft to all the usual mailing lists once we've got something. Interest, I'd like to join in the TC. > Below are the git commits I'm talking about... > > Sorry for the hassle, > Rusty. > commit 3c600996f641614d3720c94dd52155aaaba670fa > Author: Amos Kong <email@example.com> > Date: Wed Jan 9 15:55:23 2013 +0800 > > virtio-spec: fix two typos > > VIRTIO_NET_F_VTRL_VQ -> VIRTIO_NET_F_CTRL_VQ > VIRTIO_NET_CTRL_MQ is defined to 4 in kernel code > > Signed-off-by: Amos Kong <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Reviewed-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <email@example.com> > Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <firstname.lastname@example.org> > > commit f058954d131e3dc73058778ad23b241a235ae8e1 > Author: Amos Kong <email@example.com> > Date: Fri Jan 18 19:05:41 2013 +0800 > > virtio-spec: set mac address by a new vq command > > Virtio-net driver currently programs MAC address byte by byte, > this means that we have an intermediate step where mac is wrong. > This patch introduced a new control command to set MAC address > in one time, and added a new feature flag VIRTIO_NET_F_MAC_ADDR > for this feature. > > "mac" field will be set to read-only when VIRTIO_NET_F_CTRL_MAC_ADDR > is acked. > > Signed-off-by: Amos Kong <firstname.lastname@example.org> > Signed-off-by: Rusty Russell <email@example.com> -- Amos.