[ovs-dev] [PATCH] bridge: Remove restriction on socket name.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Wed Jan 16 19:51:55 UTC 2013


On Wed, Jan 16, 2013 at 09:54:02AM -0800, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 12:23:46PM -0800, Pavithra Ramesh wrote:
> > Following patch removes restriction on the listening socket name that gets
> > configured as bridge controller. Currently, we only connect to sockets in a
> > specific directory with the name of the bridge. This patch removes the
> > restriction on the bridge name, keeping the directory restriction.
> > 
> > Bug #14029
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Pavithra Ramesh <paramesh at vmware.com>
> 
> This regresses a bit since it switched from equal_pathnames() to just
> strncmp().  How about this version instead.

Pavithra told me it looked good off-list, so I applied this to master.



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