[ovs-dev] [PATCH 3/6] datapath: Remove vport MAC address configuration.

Kyle Mestery (kmestery) kmestery at cisco.com
Mon Jan 28 02:34:12 UTC 2013


On Jan 25, 2013, at 5:54 PM, Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com> wrote:
> The ability to retrieve and set MAC addresses on vports is only
> necessary for tunnel ports (the addresses for actual devices can be
> retrieved through direct Linux mechanisms).  Tunnel ports only used
> the information for the purpose of generating path MTU discovery
> packets, which has now been removed.  Current userspace code already
> reflects these changes, so this drops the functionality from the
> kernel.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com>


Looks good.

Acked-by: Kyle Mestery <kmestery at cisco.com>



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