[ovs-dev] [PATCH 1/2] datapath: Make GRE support conditional on CONFIG_NET_IPGRE_DEMUX.

Jesse Gross jesse at nicira.com
Fri Jun 28 00:24:13 UTC 2013


On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 5:06 PM, Pravin Shelar <pshelar at nicira.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 4:14 PM, Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com> wrote:
>> I thought about that but I don't think that it's really the right
>> thing to do as we converge the out of tree and in-tree modules. I
>> think it's pretty clear that if you are running with the latest
>> upstream kernel then we shouldn't be using any backports, which in
>> turn means that GRE support is controlled by that config options. On
>> the other hand, it's also pretty clear that we want to support GRE on
>> kernels < 2.6.37 using backports so it's just a matter of what to do
>> in the middle. It could go either way, so I would lean towards having
>> behavior more consistent with the future.
>>
> ok. GRE config controls OVS GRE support across kernels. your patch looks good.
>
> Acked-by: Pravin B Shelar <pshelar at nicira.com>

Thanks, I applied it.
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