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From: Martin Willi <>
To: Pablo Neira Ayuso <>
Cc: Florian Westphal <>,,,
	David Ahern <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH netfilter/iptables] Add new slavedev match extension
Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:00:54 +0100
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200116195939.5ordyhfwfspspafa@salvia>

> > So I guess there is some value in these patches for those users to
> > extend their filtering with VRF support.
> A single xt_slavedev module only for this is too much overhead, if
> you find an existing extension (via revision infrastructure) where
> you can make this fit in, I would consider this.

The only feasible candidate I see is the physdev match. However, there
is not much in common code-wise. And from a user perspective, slavedev
matching via physdev and the interaction between these functionalities
just makes that confusing.

So for now I'll keep the slavedev match out-of-tree, then.


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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-12-17 13:56 Martin Willi
2019-12-17 13:56 ` [PATCH nf-next] netfilter: xt_slavedev: Add new L3master slave input device match Martin Willi
2019-12-17 13:56 ` [PATCH iptables] extensions: Add new xt_slavedev input interface match extension Martin Willi
2020-01-10 16:34 ` [PATCH netfilter/iptables] Add new slavedev " Martin Willi
2020-01-16 19:59   ` Pablo Neira Ayuso
2020-01-17 12:00     ` Martin Willi [this message]

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