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Date:	Sun, 14 Sep 2014 23:43:56 +0900
From:	Toshiaki Makita <toshiaki.makita1@...il.com>
To:	Vladislav Yasevich <vyasevich@...il.com>, netdev@...r.kernel.org
CC:	shemminger@...tta.com,
	Toshiaki Makita <makita.toshiaki@....ntt.co.jp>,
	Vladislav Yasevich <vyasevic@...hat.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] bridge: Check if vlan filtering is enabled only once.

(14/09/13 (土) 5:26), Vladislav Yasevich wrote:
> The bridge code checks if vlan filtering is enabled on both
> ingress and egress.   When the state flip happens, it
> is possible for the bridge to currently be forwarding packets
> and forwarding behavior becomes non-deterministic.  Bridge
> may drop packets on some interfaces, but not others.
> 
> This patch solves this by caching the filtered state of the
> packet into skb_cb on ingress.  The skb_cb is guaranteed to
> not be over-written between the time packet entres bridge
> forwarding path and the time it leaves it.  On egress, we
> can then check the cached state to see if we need to
> apply filtering information.
...
> @@ -270,7 +275,8 @@ bool br_should_learn(struct net_bridge_port *p, struct sk_buff *skb, u16 *vid)
>   	struct net_bridge *br = p->br;
>   	struct net_port_vlans *v;
>   
> -	if (!br->vlan_enabled)
> +	/* If filtering was disabled at input, let it pass. */
> +	if (!BR_INPUT_SKB_CB(skb)->vlan_filtered)
>   		return true;
>   
>   	v = rcu_dereference(p->vlan_info);
> 
I'm afraid br_should_learn() is not called after calling
br_allowed_ingress(), so vlan_filtered doesn't seem to be initialized at
this point.

Thanks,
Toshiaki Makita
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