Re: [PATCH net] virtio-net: reject small vring sizes

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> > So, what do you think, we should fix virtio-net to work with smaller rings? we should fail probe?
> >
> > I think that since this never came up until now, there is no big demand to such small rings.
> The worry is that once we start failing probe there's just a tiny chance
> hosts begin to rely on us failing probe then we won't be able to fix it.
> So it depends on the size of the patch I think. So far it seems small enough
> that wasting code on failing probe isn't worth it.

I see your point.
Regardless, we'll need to fail probe in some cases.
ring size of 1 for example (if I'm not mistaken)
control vq even needs a bigger ring.

Maybe we can fix virtnet to allow smaller rings + fail probe in some cases, all in the same patch/patchset.
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