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From: "Toke Høiland-Jørgensen" <toke@redhat.com>
To: Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net>, David Ahern <dsahern@gmail.com>
Cc: David Ahern <dsahern@kernel.org>,
	netdev@vger.kernel.org, bpf@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH RFC bpf-next 1/2] bpf_redirect_neigh: Support supplying the nexthop as a helper parameter
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 15:28:51 +0200
Message-ID: <87362afip8.fsf@toke.dk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <5365aae3-dd9c-fdde-822b-636cbcd33669@iogearbox.net>

Daniel Borkmann <daniel@iogearbox.net> writes:

> On 10/15/20 9:34 PM, Toke Høiland-Jørgensen wrote:
>> David Ahern <dsahern@gmail.com> writes:
>>> On 10/15/20 9:46 AM, Toke Høiland-Jørgensen wrote:
>>>> diff --git a/include/uapi/linux/bpf.h b/include/uapi/linux/bpf.h
>>>> index bf5a99d803e4..980cc1363be8 100644
>>>> --- a/include/uapi/linux/bpf.h
>>>> +++ b/include/uapi/linux/bpf.h
>>>> @@ -3677,15 +3677,19 @@ union bpf_attr {
>>>>    * 	Return
>>>>    * 		The id is returned or 0 in case the id could not be retrieved.
>>>>    *
>>>> - * long bpf_redirect_neigh(u32 ifindex, u64 flags)
>>>> + * long bpf_redirect_neigh(u32 ifindex, struct bpf_redir_neigh *params, int plen, u64 flags)
>>>
>>> why not fold ifindex into params? with params and plen this should be
>>> extensible later if needed.
>> 
>> Figured this way would make it easier to run *without* the params (like
>> in the existing examples). But don't feel strongly about it, let's see
>> what Daniel thinks.
>
> My preference is what Toke has here, this simplifies use by just being able to
> call bpf_redirect_neigh(ifindex, NULL, 0, 0) when just single external facing
> device is used.
>
>>> A couple of nits below that caught me eye.
>> 
>> Thanks, will fix; the kernel bot also found a sparse warning, so I guess
>> I need to respin anyway (but waiting for Daniel's comments and/or
>> instructions on what tree to properly submit this to).
>
> Given API change, lets do bpf. (Will review the rest later today.)

Right, ACK. I'll wait for your review, then resubmit against the bpf
tree :)

-Toke


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Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-10-15 15:46 [PATCH RFC bpf-next 0/2] bpf: Rework bpf_redirect_neigh() to allow supplying nexthop from caller Toke Høiland-Jørgensen
2020-10-15 15:46 ` [PATCH RFC bpf-next 1/2] bpf_redirect_neigh: Support supplying the nexthop as a helper parameter Toke Høiland-Jørgensen
2020-10-15 16:27   ` David Ahern
2020-10-15 19:34     ` Toke Høiland-Jørgensen
2020-10-19 13:09       ` Daniel Borkmann
2020-10-19 13:28         ` Toke Høiland-Jørgensen [this message]
2020-10-19 14:48   ` Daniel Borkmann
2020-10-19 14:56     ` Toke Høiland-Jørgensen
2020-10-19 15:01   ` Daniel Borkmann
2020-10-15 15:46 ` [PATCH RFC bpf-next 2/2] selftests: Update test_tc_neigh to use the modified bpf_redirect_neigh() Toke Høiland-Jørgensen
2020-10-19 14:40   ` Daniel Borkmann
2020-10-19 14:48     ` Toke Høiland-Jørgensen

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