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Date:	Fri, 24 Jul 2015 09:19:52 -0600
From:	David Ahern <dsa@...ulusnetworks.com>
To:	nicolas.dichtel@...nd.com, davem@...emloft.net
CC:	netdev@...r.kernel.org, roopa@...ulusnetworks.com, tgraf@...g.ch
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] route: allow to route in a peer netns via lwt
 framework

On 7/24/15 8:32 AM, Nicolas Dichtel wrote:
> Le 24/07/2015 16:28, David Ahern a écrit :
>> On 7/23/15 8:22 AM, Nicolas Dichtel wrote:
>>>   static netdev_tx_t loopback_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb,
>>>                    struct net_device *dev)
>>>   {
>>> +    int nsid = skb_lwt_netns_info(skb);
>>>       struct pcpu_lstats *lb_stats;
>>>       int len;
>>>
>>> +    if (nsid >= 0) {
>>> +        struct net *peernet = get_net_ns_by_id(dev_net(dev), nsid);
>>> +
>>> +        if (!peernet) {
>>
>> If nsid is > 0 then the peer namespace should exist right? So for this
>> failure
>> path why not increment tx_error stat?
> I was not sure about that, because before my patch we increment
> statistics only
> in case of NET_RX_SUCCESS.

In this case you are knowingly dropping packets. Would be nice to have a 
counter showing that.
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