[ovs-dev] [PATCH 0/4] Kernel backports from net-next

Justin Pettit jpettit at ovn.org
Mon Jul 30 19:54:53 UTC 2018

> On Jul 16, 2018, at 5:55 PM, Yi-Hung Wei <yihung.wei at gmail.com> wrote:
> This patch series backports the following patches from net-next that modify
> ./net/openvswitch/* from the previous backport commit,
> 46e371f0 ("openvswitch: fix vport packet length check.").
> 1) b2d6cee1 Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net
> 2) 72f17baf openvswitch: Don't swap table in nlattr_set() after OVS_ATTR_NESTED is found
> 3) 2eb0f624 netfilter: add NAT support for shifted portmap ranges
> 4) ec9c7809 ovs: Remove rtnl_lock() from ovs_exit_net()
> 5) f0b07bb1 net: Introduce net_rwsem to protect net_namespace_list
> 6) 2f635cee net: Drop pernet_operations::async
> 7) 03fe2deb Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net
> 8) ec716650 net: Convert ovs_net_ops
> 9) ddc502df openvswitch: meter: fix the incorrect calculation of max delta_t
> Patch 1 and 7 are merge commit, so they are ignored in the backport.
> Patch 4 and 5 are squashed into one patch since they are logically related.
> Patch 6 and 8 cancel out each other so they do not show up in this series.
> The next patch 11efd5cb ("openvswitch: Support conntrack zone limit") has
> some external dependency on netfilter backend (nf_conncount), I will start
> to backport it that once the nf_conncount backend optimization patch series
> are upstream.

Thank you for the doing these backports.  I pushed these to master and branch-2.10.  I also brought the "Don't swap table in nlattr_set() after OVS_ATTR_NESTED is found" all the way back to 2.5.



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