lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Thu, 26 Nov 2009 16:01:04 -0800 (PST)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: vlan: support "loose binding" to the underlying network device

From: Patrick McHardy <>
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2009 18:54:54 +0100

>     vlan: support "loose binding" to the underlying network device
>     Currently the UP/DOWN state of VLANs is synchronized to the state of the
>     underlying device, meaning all VLANs are set down once the underlying
>     device is set down. This causes all routes to the VLAN devices to vanish.
>     Add a flag to specify a "loose binding" mode, in which only the operstate
>     is transfered, but the VLAN device state is independant.
>     Signed-off-by: Patrick McHardy <>

Applied, thanks Patrick.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe netdev" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists