[ovs-discuss] Questions about IPFIX
gvrose8192 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 5 23:16:44 UTC 2017
On 06/02/2017 03:06 PM, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 02, 2017 at 02:42:49PM -0700, Greg Rose wrote:
> > On 06/02/2017 09:08 AM, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> >> ipfix_cache_entry_init() initializes the start and end to be the same:
> >> xgettimeofday(&now);
> >> entry->flow_end_timestamp_usec = now.tv_usec + 1000000LL * now.tv_sec;
> >> entry->flow_start_timestamp_usec = entry->flow_end_timestamp_usec;
> >> and then I don't see anything that ever updates the "end" time. I guess
> >> that's the issue.
> > From looking at the code it appears to me that the ipfix_cache_update() function isn't doing
> > anything to update the time stamps. It updates the stats but the stats function doesn't update
> > time stamps. From what I can tell though that seems the place where it should be updated. I can
> > try whipping up a bug fix patch for this if ipfix_cache_update() is the right place to do the time
> > stamp update.
> Seems reasonable.
I've posted a patch for this here:
can you test it? I'm getting set up to test ipfix but probably won't be able to test the patch until tomorrow.
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