lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:   Sun, 20 Sep 2020 19:02:04 -0700 (PDT)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 net-next 0/9] DSA with VLAN filtering and offloading

From: Vladimir Oltean <>
Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 03:10:22 +0300

> 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:
> 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.
> Changes in v2:
> Applied Florian's cosmetic suggestion in patch 4/9.

Series applied, thanks.

Powered by blists - more mailing lists