[ovs-dev] [PATCH 0/5] ipv4_tunnels: Modularize ipv4 tunneling.

David Miller davem at davemloft.net
Thu Jan 10 07:52:39 UTC 2013

From: Pravin B Shelar <pshelar at nicira.com>
Date: Mon,  7 Jan 2013 18:31:32 -0800

> Following patch series restructure GRE and IPIP tunneling code
> to make it modular. It adds ip_tunnel module which acts as
> generic tunneling layer which has common code. I have patch
> to do same for VXLAN too.
> In Addidtion to restructuring it adds demultiplexer for ipgre
> protocol, so that linux kernel IPGRE module and OVS gre module
> can co-exist.
> Last patch adds linux state updates to tunnel device from
> lower device.

Please resubmit this when you can also submit the patches which
actually use this new modularity.

Otherwise the value proposition is impossible to analyze.


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