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Date:   Sat, 19 Sep 2020 19:44:50 -0700
From:   Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@...il.com>
To:     Vladimir Oltean <vladimir.oltean@....com>, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
        davem@...emloft.net
Cc:     andrew@...n.ch, vivien.didelot@...il.com, idosch@...sch.org,
        jiri@...nulli.us, kurt.kanzenbach@...utronix.de, kuba@...nel.org
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH 0/9] DSA with VLAN filtering and offloading masters



On 9/19/2020 6:47 PM, Vladimir Oltean wrote:
> This series attempts to make DSA VLANs work in the presence of a master
> interface that is:
> - filtering, so it drops VLANs that aren't explicitly added to its
>    filter list
> - offloading, so the old assumptions in the tagging code about there
>    being a VLAN tag in the skb are not necessarily true anymore.
> 
> For more context:
> https://lore.kernel.org/netdev/20200910150738.mwhh2i6j2qgacqev@skbuf/
> 
> This probably marks the beginning of a series of patches in which DSA
> starts paying much more attention to its upper interfaces, not only for
> VLAN purposes but also for address filtering and for management of the
> CPU flooding domain. There was a comment from Florian on whether we
> could factor some of the mlxsw logic into some common functionality, but
> it doesn't look so. This seems bound to be open-coded, but frankly there
> isn't a lot to it.

This looks really good to me, thanks!

> 
> Vladimir Oltean (9):
>    net: dsa: deny enslaving 802.1Q upper to VLAN-aware bridge from
>      PRECHANGEUPPER
>    net: dsa: rename dsa_slave_upper_vlan_check to something more
>      suggestive
>    net: dsa: convert check for 802.1Q upper when bridged into
>      PRECHANGEUPPER
>    net: dsa: convert denying bridge VLAN with existing 8021q upper to
>      PRECHANGEUPPER
>    net: dsa: refuse configuration in prepare phase of
>      dsa_port_vlan_filtering()
>    net: dsa: allow 8021q uppers while the bridge has vlan_filtering=0
>    net: dsa: install VLANs into the master's RX filter too
>    net: dsa: tag_8021q: add VLANs to the master interface too
>    net: dsa: tag_sja1105: add compatibility with hwaccel VLAN tags
> 
>   drivers/net/dsa/sja1105/sja1105_main.c |   7 +-
>   include/linux/dsa/8021q.h              |   2 +
>   net/dsa/port.c                         |  58 +++++++--
>   net/dsa/slave.c                        | 156 ++++++++++++++++++-------
>   net/dsa/switch.c                       |  41 -------
>   net/dsa/tag_8021q.c                    |  20 +++-
>   net/dsa/tag_sja1105.c                  |  21 +++-
>   7 files changed, 206 insertions(+), 99 deletions(-)
> 

-- 
Florian

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