[openib-general] [PATCH] Re-send ARP as prev ARP request could have got dropped.
mshefty at ichips.intel.com
Tue Oct 17 11:01:33 PDT 2006
Krishna Kumar wrote:
> Re-send ARP, since earlier ARP request could have got
> dropped/lost. This should be done in addr_resolve_remote()
> as doing it in rdma_resolve_ip() means sending ARP only
This was intentional. Users can call rdma_resolve_ip() again to retry a timed
In any case, we want to avoid resending an ARP until after the first request has
timed out. addr_resolve_remote() can be called multiple times for the same
destination within the specified time out window.
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