Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 04:58:20PM CEST, d...@cumulusnetworks.com wrote:
>On 9/21/16 5:53 AM, Jiri Pirko wrote:
>> From: Jiri Pirko <j...@mellanox.com>
>> Until now, in order to offload a FIB entry to HW we use switchdev op.
>> However that has limits. Mainly in case we need to make the HW aware of
>> all route prefixes configured in kernel. HW needs to know those in order
>> to properly trap appropriate packets and pass the to kernel to do
>> the forwarding. Abort mechanism is now handled within the mlxsw driver.
>> Signed-off-by: Jiri Pirko <j...@mellanox.com>
>> drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum.h | 9 +-
>> .../net/ethernet/mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum_router.c | 386
>> .../ethernet/mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum_switchdev.c | 9 -
>> 3 files changed, 216 insertions(+), 188 deletions(-)
>Make the move to fib notifiers and the removal of switchdev code separate
>patches. It will make the fib notifier change easier to follow.
Since I'm changing one iface by another, I don't see how I can split it.