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Date:   Wed, 13 Feb 2019 14:06:29 -0800
From:   Florian Fainelli <>
Cc:     Florian Fainelli <>,
        "David S. Miller" <>,
        Ido Schimmel <>, (open list), (open list:STAGING SUBSYSTEM), (moderated list:ETHERNET BRIDGE),,,
Subject: [PATCH net-next 0/9] net: Get rid of switchdev_port_attr_get()

Hi all,

This patch series splits the removal of the switchdev_ops that was
proposed a few times before and first tackles the easy part which is the
removal of the single call to switchdev_port_attr_get() within the
bridge code.

As suggestd by Ido, this patch series adds a
context as the caller of switchdev_port_attr_set(), so not deferred, and
then the operation is carried out in deferred context with setting a
support bridge port flag.

Follow-up patches will do the switchdev_ops removal after introducing
the proper helpers for the switchdev blocking notifier to work across
stacked devices (unlike the previous submissions).

Florian Fainelli (9):
  Documentation: networking: switchdev: Update port parent ID section
  net: switchdev: Add PORT_PRE_BRIDGE_FLAGS
  mlxsw: spectrum: Check bridge flags during prepare phase
  staging: fsl-dpaa2: ethsw: Check bridge port flags during prepare
  net: dsa: Add setter for SWITCHDEV_ATTR_ID_PORT_BRIDGE_FLAGS
  rocker: Check bridge flags during prepare phase
  net: bridge: Stop calling switchdev_port_attr_get()
  net: Get rid of switchdev_port_attr_get()

 Documentation/networking/switchdev.txt        | 15 ++---
 .../mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum_switchdev.c       | 30 +++------
 drivers/net/ethernet/rocker/rocker_main.c     | 67 +++++++++----------
 drivers/staging/fsl-dpaa2/ethsw/ethsw.c       | 27 +++-----
 include/net/switchdev.h                       | 13 +---
 net/bridge/br_switchdev.c                     | 16 ++---
 net/dsa/dsa_priv.h                            |  3 +
 net/dsa/port.c                                | 11 +++
 net/dsa/slave.c                               | 22 ++----
 9 files changed, 88 insertions(+), 116 deletions(-)


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