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Date:   Tue, 10 Mar 2020 11:14:46 +0100
From:   Jiri Pirko <>
To:     Jakub Kicinski <>
Subject: Re: [patch net-next v3 09/10] flow_offload: introduce "disabled" HW
 stats type and allow it in mlxsw

Mon, Mar 09, 2020 at 08:20:14PM CET, wrote:
>On Sat, 7 Mar 2020 07:56:37 +0100 Jiri Pirko wrote:
>> >Would it fit better for the bitfield if disabled internally is 
>> >BIT(last type + 1)?   
>> I don't see why. Anyway, if needed, this can be always tweaked.
>Because it makes it impossible for drivers to pass to
>flow_action_hw_stats_types_check() that they support disabled.

Right, they should not call flow_action_hw_stats_types_check()

>I thought disabled means "must have no stats" but I think you may want
>it to mean "no stats needed". Which probably makes more sense, right..

Nope, means "must have no stats"

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