[ovs-dev] [PATCH 2/2] netdev-vport: Implement 'send' function.

Ethan Jackson ethan at nicira.com
Fri Apr 1 21:37:10 UTC 2011


Sounds good to me.  I've been wondering about this for a while
actually.  Perhaps I will try it out.  I can't think of a use case for
bonding over tunnels in the standard case where one bridge attaches to
another remote bridge, but that's no reason not to support it.

Ethan

On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 2:25 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 01, 2011 at 02:19:53PM -0700, Ethan Jackson wrote:
>> Slightly curious, how did you decide to implement this patch.  Do we
>> support bonding over vports?  We certainly will have to in the future,
>> but I've never tried it with existing code base.  Did you create
>> several tunnels and bond them or something?
>
> Why did I write it?  I decided to write it because I couldn't see any
> reason that tunnel bonding didn't work before I refactoring the
> bonding code, and I didn't want to introduce a regression.
>
> How did I test it?  I didn't.  Maybe it doesn't work.  I hope that it
> does though.
>



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