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Date:	Sat, 23 Apr 2016 03:41:43 +0200
From:	Thomas Graf <tgraf@...g.ch>
To:	Jiri Benc <jbenc@...hat.com>
Cc:	pravin shelar <pshelar@....org>,
	Linux Kernel Network Developers <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
	Pravin B Shelar <pshelar@...ira.com>,
	Simon Horman <simon.horman@...ronome.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net 1/3] gre: do not assign header_ops in collect
 metadata mode

On 04/22/16 at 11:20pm, Jiri Benc wrote:
> On Fri, 22 Apr 2016 14:04:48 -0700, pravin shelar wrote:
> > I think we should we return error in case of such configuration rather
> > than silently ignoring it.
> 
> I thought about it and I'm not sure. We're not returning an error
> currently, starting returning it now might be perceived as uAPI
> breakage.
> 
> But given it doesn't work at all currently, there are apparently no
> users yet. I'll wait for more feedback.

As a user, I would probably favour receiving an error for a configuration
that can't possibly work and was not working before.

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