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Date:   Wed, 19 Aug 2020 13:03:37 +0000
From:   Era Mayflower <mayflowerera@...il.com>
To:     David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:     kuba@...nel.org, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] macsec: Support 32bit PN netlink attribute for XPN links

On Wed, Jun 24, 2020 at 10:23 AM Era Mayflower <mayflowerera@...il.com> wrote:
>
> On Wed, Jun 17, 2020 at 1:32 AM Era Mayflower <mayflowerera@...il.com> wrote:
> >
> > On Wed, Jun 17, 2020 at 10:02 AM Era Mayflower <mayflowerera@...il.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > On Tue, Jun 16, 2020 at 1:23 AM David Miller <davem@...emloft.net> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > From: Era Mayflower <mayflowerera@...il.com>
> > > > Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 00:41:14 +0900
> > > >
> > > > > +     if (tb_sa[MACSEC_SA_ATTR_PN]) {
> > > >
> > > > validate_add_rxsa() requires that MACSET_SA_ATTR_PN be non-NULL, so
> > > > you don't need to add this check here.
> > > >
> > >
> > > validate_add_rxsa() did not originally contain that requirement.
> > > It does exist in validate_add_txsa(), which means that providing a PN
> > > is necessary only when creating TXSA.
> > > When creating an RXSA without providing a PN it will be set to 1
> > > (init_rx_sa+15).
> > > This is the original behavior which of course can be changed.
> > >
> > > - Era.
> >
> > Sorry for the time issues, just noticed I sent the previous mail with
> > future time.
> > Fixed it permanently on my computer.
>
> Hello, is there any news?
>
> - Era.

This patch is important to help projects like iproute2 use XPN macsec links.
Please let me know if there is anything I need to fix.

- Era.

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