No, we wouldn't normally add or remove a feature in a release that has
already been made.
If you need this in OVS 2.5, then you can apply the commit locally, with
"git cherry-pick" or similar.
On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 06:40:58AM +0000, Muthukrishnan Thangasamy wrote:
> Dear Ben ,
> Thanks you for your response.
> Is there any option to commit this patch to the earlier branches (i.e) OVS
> 2.5.x . Kindly let me know if there is a provision and procedure for the same.
> From: Ben Pfaff <b...@ovn.org>
> Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 11:49:01 PM
> To: Muthukrishnan Thangasamy
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [ovs-dev] Subject: [PATCH] ovs-monitor-ipsec: ipsec_vxlan
> support and IPsec tunnel mode options support.
> The commit message says:
> openvswitch: Allow external IPsec tunnel management.
> OVS GRE IPsec tunnel support has multiple issues, Therefore
> it was deprecated in OVS 2.6.
> Following patch removes support for GRE IPsec and allows external
> IPsec tunnel management for any type of tunnel not just GRE.
> e.g. user can encrypt Geneve or VxLan traffic.
> It can be done by using openflow pipeline to set skb-mark
> and using IPsec keying daemons to implement IPsec tunnels.
> This packet can be matched for the skb-mark to encrypt
> selective tunnel traffic.
> VMware-BZ: 1710701
> Signed-off-by: Pravin B Shelar <pshe...@ovn.org>
> Acked-by: Ansis Atteka <aatt...@ovn.org>
> On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 06:06:10AM +0000, Muthukrishnan Thangasamy wrote:
> > Dear Ben ,
> > Thank you for your response.
> > Could you please throw some light on ,any specific reason why OVS stopped
> > support for ovs-monitor-ipsec and decided to remove support for ipsec
> > altogether in ovs.
> > Regards
> > Muthukrishnan
> > 9952012433
> > ________________________________
> > From: Ben Pfaff <b...@ovn.org>
> > Sent: Thursday, September 29, 2016 8:43:43 PM
> > To: Muthukrishnan Thangasamy
> > Cc: email@example.com
> > Subject: Re: [ovs-dev] Subject: [PATCH] ovs-monitor-ipsec: ipsec_vxlan
> > support and IPsec tunnel mode options support.
> > On Thu, Sep 29, 2016 at 07:13:55AM +0000, Muthukrishnan Thangasamy wrote:
> > > From 76e504a38a3c556884782323459cc6862a38747c Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> > > From: Muthukrishnan T <muthukrishna...@tataelxsi.co.in>
> > > Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:21:29 +0530
> > > Subject: [PATCH] ovs-monitor-ipsec: ipsec_vxlan support and IPsec tunnel
> > > mode options support.
> > We just removed ovs-monitor-ipsec, so this can't be applied.
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