[PATCH 2/3] storvsc: properly handle SRB_ERROR when sense message is present

Long Li longli at exchange.microsoft.com
Tue Sep 6 21:25:42 UTC 2016

From: Long Li <longli at microsoft.com>

When sense message is present on error, we should pass along to the upper layer to decide how to deal with the error. This patch fixes connectivity issues with Fiber Channel devices.

 drivers/scsi/storvsc_drv.c | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/scsi/storvsc_drv.c b/drivers/scsi/storvsc_drv.c
index a8f3e4c..8328c87 100644
--- a/drivers/scsi/storvsc_drv.c
+++ b/drivers/scsi/storvsc_drv.c
@@ -890,6 +890,9 @@ static void storvsc_handle_error(struct vmscsi_request *vm_srb,
 	switch (SRB_STATUS(vm_srb->srb_status)) {
+		/* Let upper layer deal with error when sense message is present */
+		if (vm_srb->srb_status & SRB_STATUS_AUTOSENSE_VALID)
+			break;
 		 * If there is an error; offline the device since all
 		 * error recovery strategies would have already been

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