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From: Raslan Darawsheh <rasland@mellanox.com>
To: Moti Haimovsky <motih@mellanox.com>,
	Slava Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@mellanox.com>
Cc: "dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [Suspected-Phishing][PATCH v6 0/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD
Date: Mon, 1 Jul 2019 10:26:04 +0000
Message-ID: <DB3PR0502MB3964F7423B91D24A71712029C2F90@DB3PR0502MB3964.eurprd05.prod.outlook.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <cover.1561973011.git.motih@mellanox.com>

Hi,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Moti Haimovsky <motih@mellanox.com>
> Sent: Monday, July 1, 2019 12:34 PM
> To: Raslan Darawsheh <rasland@mellanox.com>; Slava Ovsiienko
> <viacheslavo@mellanox.com>
> Cc: dev@dpdk.org
> Subject: [Suspected-Phishing][PATCH v6 0/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support
> from PMD
> 
> Today, it is possible to offload an interface flow rules to the hardware using
> DPDK flow commands.
> With mlx5 it is also possible to offload a limited set of flow rules to the mlxsw
> (or E-switch) using the same DPDK flow commands.
> A 'transfer' attribute was added to the flow rule creation command in order
> to distinguish between configuring port flows and E-switch flows. The
> commands destined for the E-switch are transposed to TC-flower rules and
> are send, as Netlink messages, to the mlx5 driver, or more precisely to the
> netdev which represent the mlxsw port.
> With the addition to the PMD of E-switch configuration via DR (direct verbs
> rules) it is now possible to configure the E-switch using these commands
> instead of using TC-Flower messages.
> Doing so will allow us to remove the TCF support and the dependency of
> libmnl from the PMD.
> The purpose of this RFC is to propose configuring the E-switch flow filtering
> using DR, to remove the TCF support from the PMD and to remove the
> dependency of the PMD in libmnl.
> As for today VLAN insertion or removal is not supported in DR, this support
> will be added in separate commits.
> 
> Moti Haimovsky (2):
>   net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts
>   net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD

Series applied to next-net-mlx


Kindest regards,
Raslan Darawsheh


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Thread overview: 34+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-28 11:18 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH " Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 11:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 1/2] net/mlx5: fix testpmd crash on null-flow drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 12:09   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 0/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 12:09     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 1/2] net/mlx5: fix testpmd crash on null-flow drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 12:09     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 13:23     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 13:23       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 13:23       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 11:15       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 11:15       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 11:15       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-07-01  4:36         ` Slava Ovsiienko
2019-06-18 11:51       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 11:51       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 11:51       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-19  4:52       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-19  4:52         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-07-01  4:38           ` Slava Ovsiienko
2019-06-19  4:52         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-07-01  9:34       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-07-01  9:34         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-07-01  9:34         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-07-01 10:26         ` Raslan Darawsheh [this message]
2019-06-18 14:56     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 14:56     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 14:56     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 15:04     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 15:04     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 15:04     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 15:10     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 15:10     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/2] net/mlx5: fix crashing testpmd on null drv opts Moti Haimovsky
2019-06-18 15:10     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/2] net/mlx5: remove TCF support from PMD Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 12:09   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Moti Haimovsky
2019-05-28 11:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/2] " Moti Haimovsky

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