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Date:   Tue, 14 Jul 2020 23:12:10 -0700
From:   Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong@...il.com>
To:     Ariel Levkovich <lariel@...lanox.com>
Cc:     Linux Kernel Network Developers <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Jiri Pirko <jiri@...nulli.us>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        Jamal Hadi Salim <jhs@...atatu.com>,
        Alexei Starovoitov <ast@...nel.org>,
        Daniel Borkmann <daniel@...earbox.net>,
        Jiri Pirko <jiri@...lanox.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v3 2/4] net/sched: Introduce action hash

On Mon, Jul 13, 2020 at 8:17 PM Ariel Levkovich <lariel@...lanox.com> wrote:
>
> On 7/13/20 6:04 PM, Cong Wang wrote:
> > On Sat, Jul 11, 2020 at 2:28 PM Ariel Levkovich <lariel@...lanox.com> wrote:
> >> Allow user to set a packet's hash value using a bpf program.
> >>
> >> The user provided BPF program is required to compute and return
> >> a hash value for the packet which is then stored in skb->hash.
> > Can be done by act_bpf, right?
>
> Right. We already agreed on that.
>
> Nevertheless, as I mentioned, act_bpf is not offloadable.
>
> Device driver has no clue what the program does.

What about offloading act_skbedit? You care about offloading
the skb->hash computation, not about bpf.

Thanks.

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