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Date:   Sat, 23 Feb 2019 10:39:53 -0800
From:   Eric Dumazet <>
To:     David Ahern <>, brakmo <>,
        netdev <>
Cc:     Martin Lau <>, Alexei Starovoitov <>,
        Daniel Borkmann <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        Kernel Team <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 bpf-next 0/9] bpf: Network Resource Manager (NRM)

On 02/22/2019 07:03 PM, David Ahern wrote:
> On 2/22/19 8:06 PM, brakmo wrote:
>> Network Resource Manager is a framework for limiting the bandwidth used
>> by v2 cgroups. It consists of 4 BPF helpers and a sample BPF program to
>> limit egress bandwdith as well as a sample user program and script to
>> simplify NRM testing.
> 'resource manager' is a really generic name. Since you are referring to
> bandwidth, how about renaming to Network Bandwidth Manager?

Or just use the normal word for a policer ...

Really this is beyond me that TCP experts can still push policers out there,
they are really a huge pain.

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