[PATCH 4/5] staging: hv: Increased storvsc ringbuffer and max_io_requests

Hank Janssen hjanssen at microsoft.com
Thu Aug 5 19:30:31 UTC 2010


From: Hank Janssen <hjanssen at microsoft.com>

Increased storvsc ringbuffer and max_io_requests. This now more
closely mimics the numbers on Hyper-V. And will allow more IO requests
to take place for the SCSI driver.

Max_IO is set to double from what it was before, Hyper-V allows it and
we have had appliance builder requests to see if it was a problem to
increase the number.

Ringbuffer size for storvsc is now increased because I have seen A few buffer
problems on extremely busy systems. They were Set pretty low before.
And since max_io_requests is increased I Really needed to increase the buffer
as well.


Signed-off-by:Hank Janssen <hjanssen at microsoft.com>
Signed-off-by:Haiyang Zhang <haiyangz at microsoft.com>
Cc: stable <stable at kernel.org>
---
 drivers/staging/hv/storvsc_api.h |    4 ++--
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/staging/hv/storvsc_api.h b/drivers/staging/hv/storvsc_api.h
index 0063bde..8505a1c 100644
--- a/drivers/staging/hv/storvsc_api.h
+++ b/drivers/staging/hv/storvsc_api.h
@@ -28,10 +28,10 @@
 #include "vmbus_api.h"
 
 /* Defines */
-#define STORVSC_RING_BUFFER_SIZE			(10*PAGE_SIZE)
+#define STORVSC_RING_BUFFER_SIZE			(20*PAGE_SIZE)
 #define BLKVSC_RING_BUFFER_SIZE				(20*PAGE_SIZE)
 
-#define STORVSC_MAX_IO_REQUESTS				64
+#define STORVSC_MAX_IO_REQUESTS				128
 
 /*
  * In Hyper-V, each port/path/target maps to 1 scsi host adapter.  In
--
1.6.0.2




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