[ovs-dev] [PATCH v3 2/3] netdev-offload-tc: Probe for support for any of the ct_state flags

Simon Horman simon.horman at netronome.com
Mon Mar 15 18:41:11 UTC 2021


On Tue, Mar 09, 2021 at 11:12:51AM -0300, Marcelo Ricardo Leitner wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 07, 2021 at 04:22:02PM +0200, Paul Blakey wrote:
> > Upstream kernel now rejects unsupported ct_state flags.
> > Earlier kernels, ignored it but still echoed back the requested ct_state,
> > if ct_state was supported. ct_state initial support had trk, new, est,
> > and rel flags.
> > 
> > If kernel echos back ct_state, assume support for trk, new, est, and
> > rel. If kernel rejects a specific unsupported flag, continue and
> > use reject mechanisim to probe for flags rep and inv.
> > 
> > Disallow inserting rules with unnsupported ct_state flags.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Paul Blakey <paulb at nvidia.com>
> > Acked-by: Roi Dayan <roid at nvidia.com>
> 
> Reviewed-by: Marcelo Ricardo Leitner <marcelo.leitner at gmail.com>

Thanks, pushed to master.


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