[ovs-dev] [PATCH V2] compat: Fixups for newer kernels
blp at ovn.org
Fri Jun 1 02:00:48 UTC 2018
On Thu, May 31, 2018 at 03:06:35PM -0700, William Tu wrote:
> On Thu, May 31, 2018 at 2:10 PM, Greg Rose <gvrose8192 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > A recent patch series added support for ERSPAN but left some problems
> > remaining for kernel releases from 4.10 to 4.14. This patch
> > addresses those problems.
> > Of note is that the old cisco gre compat layer code is gone for good.
> > Also, several compat defines in acinclude.m4 were looking for keys
> > in .c source files - this does not work on distros without source
> > code. A more reliable key was already defined so we use that instead.
> > We have pared support for the Linux kernel releases in .travis.yml
> > to reflect that 4.15 is no longer in the LTS list. With this patch
> > the Out of Tree OVS datapath kernel modules can build on kernels
> > up to 4.14.47. Support for kernels up to 4.16.x will be added
> > later.
> > Signed-off-by: Greg Rose <gvrose8192 at gmail.com>
> > ---
> > V2 - Remove some additional code that was commented out and does
> > not need to be saved.
Thanks Greg and William. I applied this to master.
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