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authorRasesh Mody <rmody@marvell.com>2019-10-19 22:20:49 -0700
committerFerruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>2019-11-08 23:15:04 +0100
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net/qede/base: update FW to 8.40.33.0
In our testing we have identified a critical FW bug. Performance is degraded significantly for certain packet sizes with 8.40.25.0 FW. This patch updates the FW to version 8.40.33.0. The updated FW has a fix to performance issue. The patch also adds initialization for FW overlay RAM as part of hardware initialization which is required by the new FW. Fixes: 3b307c55f2ac ("net/qede/base: update FW to 8.40.25.0") Cc: stable@dpdk.org Signed-off-by: Rasesh Mody <rmody@marvell.com>
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@@ -78,9 +78,9 @@ Supported QLogic Adapters
Prerequisites
-------------
-- Requires storm firmware version **8.37.7.0**. Firmware may be available
+- Requires storm firmware version **8.40.33.0**. Firmware may be available
inbox in certain newer Linux distros under the standard directory
- ``E.g. /lib/firmware/qed/qed_init_values-8.37.7.0.bin``.
+ ``E.g. /lib/firmware/qed/qed_init_values-8.40.33.0.bin``.
If the required firmware files are not available then download it from
`linux-firmware git repository <http://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/firmware/linux-firmware.git/tree/qed>`_
or `QLogic Driver Download Center <http://driverdownloads.qlogic.com/QLogicDriverDownloads_UI/DefaultNewSearch.aspx>`_.