[ovs-dev] [PATCH net-next v12] openvswitch: enable NSH support

Jiri Benc jbenc at redhat.com
Thu Oct 19 12:43:47 UTC 2017

On Thu, 19 Oct 2017 19:40:53 +0800, Yang, Yi wrote:
> Actually mdtype can't be set, only push_nsh can set mdtype, so set_nsh
> won't have mdtype flow key, we can't get it from flow_key in set_nsh,
> only ttl, flags and path_hdr can be set in set_nsh as you can see in code.
> I understand your concern is calling skb_ensure_writable twice, so
> changing the first one to pskb_may_pull is more appropriate for set_nsh.

Isn't set_nsh called only after the packet was already dissected (i.e.
parse_nsh called)? The dissected fields should be available in flow_key.


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