[ovs-dev] [PATCH] datapath: remove flow member from struct ovs_skb_cb

Jesse Gross jesse at nicira.com
Sun Aug 24 23:56:13 UTC 2014


On Thu, Aug 21, 2014 at 12:25 PM, Lorand Jakab <lojakab at cisco.com> wrote:
> struct ovs_skb_cb is full on kernels < 3.11 due to compatibility code.
> This patch removes the 'flow' member in order to make room for data
> needed by layer 3 flow/port support that will be added in an upcoming
> patch.  The 'flow' memeber was chosen for removal because it's only used
> in ovs_execute_actions().
>
> Signed-off-by: Lorand Jakab <lojakab at cisco.com>

I'll let Pravin review this since he has been working more actively in
this area.

Pravin, there was some discussion of this in the L3 thread.



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