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Date:   Wed, 13 May 2020 09:22:04 -0700
From:   Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>
To:     Vladimir Oltean <olteanv@...il.com>
Cc:     DENG Qingfang <dqfext@...il.com>, netdev <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Sean Wang <sean.wang@...iatek.com>,
        Andrew Lunn <andrew@...n.ch>,
        Vivien Didelot <vivien.didelot@...il.com>,
        "David S . Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        "moderated list:ARM/Mediatek SoC support" 
        <linux-mediatek@...ts.infradead.org>,
        Russell King <linux@...linux.org.uk>,
        Matthias Brugger <matthias.bgg@...il.com>,
        René van Dorst <opensource@...rst.com>,
        Tom James <tj17@...com>,
        Stijn Segers <foss@...atilesystems.org>,
        riddlariddla@...mail.com, Szabolcs Hubai <szab.hu@...il.com>,
        Paul Fertser <fercerpav@...il.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] net: dsa: mt7530: set CPU port to fallback mode



On 5/13/2020 9:17 AM, Vladimir Oltean wrote:
> On Wed, 13 May 2020 at 18:49, Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com> wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>> On 5/13/2020 8:37 AM, DENG Qingfang wrote:
>>> Currently, setting a bridge's self PVID to other value and deleting
>>> the default VID 1 renders untagged ports of that VLAN unable to talk to
>>> the CPU port:
>>>
>>>       bridge vlan add dev br0 vid 2 pvid untagged self
>>>       bridge vlan del dev br0 vid 1 self
>>>       bridge vlan add dev sw0p0 vid 2 pvid untagged
>>>       bridge vlan del dev sw0p0 vid 1
>>>       # br0 cannot send untagged frames out of sw0p0 anymore
>>>
>>> That is because the CPU port is set to security mode and its PVID is
>>> still 1, and untagged frames are dropped due to VLAN member violation.
>>>
>>> Set the CPU port to fallback mode so untagged frames can pass through.
>>
>> How about if the bridge has vlan_filtering=1? The use case you present
>> seems to be valid to me, that is, you may create a VLAN just for the
>> user ports and not have the CPU port be part of it at all.
>>
> 
> What Qingfang is doing is in effect (but not by intention) removing
> the front panel port sw0p0 from the membership list of the CPU port's
> pvid. What you seem to be thinking of (VLAN of which the CPU is not a
> member of) does not seem to be supported in DSA at the moment.

Indeed and I replied to Qingfang already that I had misunderstood his
patch originally.

> 
> As a fix, there's nothing wrong with the patch actually, I don't even
> know how it would work otherwise. DSA doesn't change the pvid of the
> CPU port when the pvid of a slave changes, because 4 slave ports could
> have 4 different pvids and the CPU port pvid would keep changing.
> Fallback mode should only apply on ingress from CPU, so there's no
> danger really.

Agreed.

Reviewed-by: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>
-- 
Florian

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