From: Jing Huang
This is the an interim submission of Brocade BFA FC SCSI Driver for code
We moved FC protocol/port state machine part of the driver to the firmware
make the driver simpler. We also implemented the code review comments
from last submission which includes: 1) replaced bfa specific list
routines by standard linux list implemetation. 2) Other minor fixes such as
namming, kconfig etc.
Please note that this driver is still not fully functioning. We expect to
anoher submssion next week after we complete all the changes.
It contains a serial of 5 patches generated using 2.6.29-rc8 kernel. Here
a brief description of each patch:
[PATCH 1/5]: Linux driver specific code, things such as module load/unload,
PCI probe/release, interrupt handler, and sysfs interface etc. All the
start with "bfad_" prefix.
[PATCH 2/5]: Hardware/FW access code. All files start with "bfa_" prefix.
[PATCH 3/5]: Common header files shared by linux driver specific and
hardware/FW access code.
[PATCH 4/5]: Updated Kconfig and Makefile for driver/scsi, and Makefile
for bfa driver
[PATCH 5/5]: Updated MAINTAINER file.
Signed-off-by: Jing Huang