[ovs-dev] [oxm vlan 0/7] alternative approach to OXM VLANs
horms at verge.net.au
Mon Jul 23 23:10:13 UTC 2012
On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 09:26:49AM -0700, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 04:58:09PM +0900, Simon Horman wrote:
> > On Sun, Jul 22, 2012 at 11:48:52PM -0700, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> > > This is an alternative proposal to the OXM VLAN patches that
> > > Simon sent earlier beginning here:
> > > http://openvswitch.org/pipermail/dev/2012-July/019329.html
> > >
> > > Instead of trying to make single metaflow fields look like both
> > > OF1.0 and OF1.2, it uses separate ones for each version.
> > This looks good to me. Trying to get the same calls to work for both
> > OF1.0 and OF1.2 was tricky at best.
> > Acked-by: Simon Horman <horms at verge.net.au>
> Thanks. I added that to the first three patches, I didn't add it to
> the last four since it seemed odd for you to ack your own patches ;-)
> Now that I carefully compare the table in DESIGN against the test
> added in patch 6, though, I see some minor discrepancies. None of
> them worry me much so I think I'm going to push this series and then
> fix up those discrepancies later.
I'll be interested to see what the discrepancies are.
I think this truly must be the most bothersome 4 bytes in networking.
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