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Date:	Wed, 20 Nov 2013 21:23:21 -0500 (EST)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: Get rxhash fixes and RFS support in tun

From: Tom Herbert <>
Date: Wed, 20 Nov 2013 17:09:01 -0800

> I think the sw_rxhash holds more useful information.  In
> skb_get_rxhash() either we have an L4 hash or we try to get one by
> doing the SW computation, this means we don't ever return a HW hash
> which is not L4 so basically that case is treated as an invalid hash.
> So after a call to skb_get_rxhash, at least one of l4_rxhash or
> sw_rxhash is and we won't redo flow dissection on subsequent calls
> unless the rxhash is cleared.

Ok.... one interesting issue remains, which is that the SW flow
dissector considers decapsulating protocols like AH and ESP as

I think we'll need to do something about that at some point.
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