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Date:   Tue, 27 Sep 2022 09:50:15 +0000
To:     Michael WeiƟ <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 net-next 0/2] net: openvswitch: metering and conntrack in


This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (master)
by Paolo Abeni <>:

On Fri, 23 Sep 2022 15:38:18 +0200 you wrote:
> Currently using openvswitch in a non-initial user namespace, e.g., an
> unprivileged container, is possible but without metering and conntrack
> support. This is due to the restriction of the corresponding Netlink
> interfaces to the global CAP_NET_ADMIN.
> This simple patches switch from GENL_ADMIN_PERM to GENL_UNS_ADMIN_PERM
> in several cases to allow this also for the unprivileged container
> use case.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [v3,net-next,1/2] net: openvswitch: allow metering in non-initial user namespace
  - [v3,net-next,2/2] net: openvswitch: allow conntrack in non-initial user namespace

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