[ofw] WWG meeting 1-14-09 minutes
alex.estrin at qlogic.com
Mon Feb 2 05:17:44 PST 2009
Time is fine.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alex Naslednikov [mailto:xalex at mellanox.co.il]
> Sent: Sunday, February 01, 2009 10:13 AM
> To: Smith, Stan; ofw at lists.openfabrics.org; Alex Estrin
> Cc: Tzachi Dar
> Subject: RE: [ofw] WWG meeting 1-14-09 minutes
> Hello, Alex,
> We would like to issue the IPoIB_CM review meeting (with an
> eye towards
> NDIS 6.0 migration)
> Is TUE, 3, 8:00 PST is acceptable by you ?
> If not, please propose another time.
> Thank You,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ofw-bounces at lists.openfabrics.org
> [mailto:ofw-bounces at lists.openfabrics.org] On Behalf Of Smith, Stan
> Sent: Wednesday, January 14, 2009 7:58 PM
> To: ofw at lists.openfabrics.org
> Subject: [ofw] WWG meeting 1-14-09 minutes
> What: OFA - Windows Working Group Meeting
> When: Wed Jan 14, 2009, 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM US Pacific (standard) Time
> Qlogic - John, Eleanor, Alex, Depack
> Mellanox - Ishai, Alex, Reuven
> Intel - Sean, Stan.
> WinOF 2.1 dates of interest:
> Functionality freeze early April 2009
> Release June 2009
> WinOF 2.1 contents:
> IPoIB CM (Connected Mode) NDIS 5.1 version.
> OFED IB verbs API (libibverbs.dll) supported.
> WinVerbs and rdma_cm supported.
> Some OFED IB diagnostics.
> Server 2008 HPC WDM install support.
> WinOF driver install from WDM + WinOF driverless install
> WinOF drivers enhanced to provide more system event log
> error entries.
> IPoIB CM status:
> IPoIB CM is in the alpha test phase; a few more weeks of testing
> merging into trunk.
> Alex E. will setup IPoIB CM meeting to discuss/explain the CM design
> and administrative operation, all with an eye towards how best
> to migrate IPoIB CM to NDIS 6.0.
> Mellanox desires IPoIB CM (Connected Mode) NDIS 6.0 support in WinOF
> release [stretch goal].
> NDIS 6.0 only supported in WLH variants (>= Server 2008).
> Therefore Server 2003 and XP require a NDIS 5.1 version of IPoIB CM;
> Initial thinking is to split off a NDIS 6.0 development tree.
> WinVerbs, rdma_cm status:
> Sean is testing rdma_cm over the wire; Linux
> interoperability testing
> will commence ASAP.
> OFED IB diagnostics:
> Libibcommon has been dropped on the Linux OFED side, Windows will
> Arlin is tracking OFED diagnostic changes along with pushing Windows
> libmad changes back to OFED git tree. Current libmad code
> change push
> revolves around complib dependencies and GCC vs. MS (WDK) compiler
> GCC is C99 compliant while MS (WDK) Compiler is not, hence code
> OFED tree has new diagnostic library - libdiagnet; windows
> will adopt.
> WinOF XP support will continue.
> WinOF 2.0 + patches has passed WHQL certification. Alex @
> Mellanox will
> advise on list of 2.0 patches or which trunk SVN to use as
> the base for
> the WinOF 2.0.1 point release.
> Stan will talk with Fab T. about Windows 7 support ramifications.
> Next WWG meeting will be on Tuesday in approximately 4 weeks (mid Feb)
> date TBA.
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