[Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH net-next v4 2/7] etf: Add skip_sock_check

Patel, Vedang vedang.patel at intel.com
Thu Jun 20 21:13:05 UTC 2019

> On Jun 20, 2019, at 1:16 AM, Sergei Shtylyov <sergei.shtylyov at cogentembedded.com> wrote:
> On 19.06.2019 20:40, Vedang Patel wrote:
>> Currently, etf expects a socket with SO_TXTIME option set for each packet
>> it encounters. So, it will drop all other packets. But, in the future
>> commits we are planning to add functionality which where tstamp value will
>   One of "which" and "where", not both. :-)
Yeah. It’s a typo. Will fix it in next version.

>> be set by another qdisc. Also, some packets which are generated from within
>> the kernel (e.g. ICMP packets) do not have any socket associated with them.
>> So, this commit adds support for skip_sock_check. When this option is set,
>> etf will skip checking for a socket and other associated options for all
>> skbs.
>> Signed-off-by: Vedang Patel <vedang.patel at intel.com>
> [...]
> MBR, Sergei

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