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Date:   Tue, 3 Aug 2021 06:50:00 -0400
From:   Jamal Hadi Salim <jhs@...atatu.com>
To:     Simon Horman <simon.horman@...igine.com>,
        David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>
Cc:     Cong Wang <xiyou.wangcong@...il.com>,
        Jiri Pirko <jiri@...lanox.com>, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
        oss-drivers@...igine.com, Baowen Zheng <baowen.zheng@...igine.com>,
        Louis Peens <louis.peens@...igine.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 1/3] flow_offload: allow user to offload tc
 action to net device

On 2021-07-22 5:19 a.m., Simon Horman wrote:
> From: Baowen Zheng <baowen.zheng@...igine.com>
> 
> Use flow_indr_dev_register/flow_indr_dev_setup_offload to
> offload tc action.
> 
> We offload the tc action mainly for ovs meter configuration.
> Make some basic changes for different vendors to return EOPNOTSUPP.
> 
> We need to call tc_cleanup_flow_action to clean up tc action entry since
> in tc_setup_action, some actions may hold dev refcnt, especially the mirror
> action.
> 


[..]

> --- a/net/sched/act_api.c
> +++ b/net/sched/act_api.c
> @@ -1060,6 +1060,36 @@ struct tc_action *tcf_action_init_1(struct net *net, struct tcf_proto *tp,
>   	return ERR_PTR(err);
>   }
>   
> +/* offload the tc command after inserted */
> +int tcf_action_offload_cmd(struct tc_action *actions[],
> +			   struct netlink_ext_ack *extack)
> +{
> +	struct flow_offload_action *fl_act;
> +	int err = 0;
> +
> +	fl_act = flow_action_alloc(tcf_act_num_actions(actions));
> +	if (!fl_act)
> +		return -ENOMEM;
> +
> +	fl_act->extack = extack;
> +	err = tc_setup_action(&fl_act->action, actions);
> +	if (err) {
> +		NL_SET_ERR_MSG_MOD(extack,
> +				   "Failed to setup tc actions for offload\n");
> +		goto err_out;
> +	}
> +	fl_act->command = FLOW_ACT_REPLACE;
> +

The fn name is a bit misleading with _cmd suffix when it is
only targeting one command: REPLACE (and not the other two).

cheers,
jamal

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