[ovs-dev] [PATCH 1/3] tests: Expand kernel sanity tests.

Joe Stringer joestringer at nicira.com
Tue Aug 4 01:38:29 UTC 2015

On 30 July 2015 at 11:21, Daniele Di Proietto <diproiettod at vmware.com> wrote:
> Acked-by: Daniele Di Proietto <diproiettod at vmware.com>
> On 30/07/2015 00:52, "Joe Stringer" <joestringer at nicira.com> wrote:
>>The initial sanity test only checked IPv4 without IP fragments. This patch
>>adds additional tests using IPv6 and VLANs with IP fragments and expands
>>the existing test to be more strict.
>>Signed-off-by: Joe Stringer <joestringer at nicira.com>
>>CC: Daniele Di Proietto <diproiettod at vmware.com>
>>Daniele, these tests are basic sanity checks to ensure that the tree
>>works correctly today in particular when we start getting things like IP
>>fragments and VLANs involved. For each of these tests, I also have some
>>forthcoming tests that test the same environments but with
>>conntrack/firewall flows. Would you mind looking at how we can make
>>these tests generic across both datapaths, just like the other tests you
>>have in your conntrack branch? It might be worthwhile to start
>>upstreaming those changes, too.
> It doesn't appear too complicated to port these tests to the userspace
> datapath (they actually do not require any change at all).
> I have some patches almost ready on top of this series to do that.
> I'll post them tomorrow, hoping that this gets merged
> Thanks!

Apologies for the delay, I pushed this patch to master. The other
patches will need some further attention before they are pushed.

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