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Date:	Sat,  6 Dec 2014 22:54:26 -0800
	Roopa Prabhu <>
Subject: [PATCH net-next v3 1/2] bridge: remove mode 'swdev'

From: Roopa Prabhu <>

swdev mode was introduced to indicate switchdev offloads
for bridging from user space. But user can
use BRIDGE_FLAGS_SELF to directly call into the
hw switch port driver today. swdev mode is not required anymore.

Signed-off-by: Roopa Prabhu <>
 include/uapi/linux/if_bridge.h |    1 -
 1 file changed, 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/include/uapi/linux/if_bridge.h b/include/uapi/linux/if_bridge.h
index 296a556..da17e45 100644
--- a/include/uapi/linux/if_bridge.h
+++ b/include/uapi/linux/if_bridge.h
@@ -105,7 +105,6 @@ struct __fdb_entry {
 #define BRIDGE_MODE_VEB		0	/* Default loopback mode */
 #define BRIDGE_MODE_VEPA	1	/* 802.1Qbg defined VEPA mode */
-#define BRIDGE_MODE_SWDEV	2	/* Full switch device offload */
 /* Bridge management nested attributes
  * [IFLA_AF_SPEC] = {

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