[openib-general] OFED-1.1-pre1 is ready
ogerlitz at voltaire.com
Wed Oct 18 00:27:22 PDT 2006
Michael S. Tsirkin wrote:
> Quoting r. Or Gerlitz <ogerlitz at voltaire.com>:
>> Subject: Re: OFED-1.1-pre1 is ready
>> Tziporet Koren wrote:
>>> OFED 1.1-pre1 is available:
>>> Release details:
>>> openib-1.1 (REV=9854)
>>> # User space
>>> ref: refs/heads/ofed_1_1
>>> commit 936b9fc0bd1411b52826213a5d89e2ceb4f52a78
>> Hi Tziporet,
>> I have asked this Michael few days ago and did not get a reply yet: can
>> you clarify where is the version of the OFED IB ***kernel*** drivers
> That's the commit 936b9fc0bd1411b52826213a5d89e2ceb4f52a78 part.
>> I understand they are typically based on some tag of Linus GIT tree (for
>> example OFED1.1 uses 2.6.18 - correct?) but i could not find any notice
>> for that in the docs nor in the per rc emails.
> OFED1.1 was last rebased against 2.6.18-rc6 + a couple of small patches touching
> cma + adding scripts out of kernel modules backports etc. 2.6.18 wasn't out
> by code freeze time, but all fixes in 2.6.18 are also in OFED 1.1.
> Try something like
> git log v2.6.18-rc6..936b9fc0bd1411b52826213a5d89e2ceb4f52a78
> to get the list of OFED changes against v2.6.18-rc6.
thanks for all the info, however i think the OFED docs must state on
what upstream version are the OFED kernel IB drivers based (ie in this
case 2.6.18-rc6 tag of linus tree) so one is able to determine that from
reading the docs only (ie without using GIT).
More information about the general