[ovs-dev] [PATCH v4 0/7] system-traffic: add 802.1ad test cases

Eric Garver e at erig.me
Tue Oct 18 12:31:29 UTC 2016

On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 05:17:44PM -0700, Joe Stringer wrote:
> On 23 September 2016 at 12:16, Eric Garver <e at erig.me> wrote:
> > This series adds 802.1ad test cases for the check-* make targets. It is
> > meant as a counterpart to the 802.1ad work currently going on and being
> > discussed on the dev list.
> >
> > User space support for 802.1ad is being worked on by Xiao Liang (based
> > on Thomas F Herbert's work). Kernel support is already present in
> > upstream net-next tree.
> >
> > Tested with v5 of Xiao's 802.1ad patch series.
> > Tested with; recent (4.8.0-rc4+) net-next kernel, upstream 4.7.3, and
> > upstream 3.19.8.
> > Tested with v1 of Eric Garver's "netdev-linux: double tagged packets
> > should use 0x88a8" patch.
> Hi Eric, thanks for submitting the series.

Thanks for reviewing!

> Patches 1-3 look good to go now, with one minor exception (I can roll
> it inline and push if you're happy; see patch #2).

Sounds good to me. Alternatively, I can split this series and resubmit
patches 1-3 if you prefer.

> Patches 4-7 won't have any effect until the implementation is added,
> so I suggest that in future these patches be posted with the
> implementation as a single series.

That's fine. I'll resubmit after 802.1ad is added.

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