[ovs-dev] [PATCH V2] Documentation: Clarify connection tracking tutorial

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Fri Jul 5 20:50:24 UTC 2019


On Wed, Jun 19, 2019 at 02:56:54PM -0700, Greg Rose wrote:
> The current documentation states that "all packets entering OVS for
> the first time are "untracked"".  However there is a minor exception
> to this in the case where a packet (re)enters the same datapath and
> the namespace has not changed.  In that case there is no need to
> scrub the packet and in this case the connection may already be
> in the "tracked" state.
> 
> Reported-by: Quan Tian <qtian at vmware.com>
> Signed-off-by: Greg Rose <gvrose8192 at gmail.com>

Thanks, applied to master.


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