On 04/05/2018 06:35 PM, Florian Fainelli wrote: > On 04/05/2018 01:20 PM, David Miller wrote: >> From: Murali Karicheri <m-kariche...@ti.com> >> Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2018 16:14:49 -0400 >> >>> Is there a standard way to implement and configure storm prevention >>> in a Linux network device? >> >> What kind of "storm", an interrupt storm? >> > > I would assume Murali is referring to L2 broadcast storms which is > common in switches. There is not an API for that AFAICT and I am not > sure what a proper API would look like. > Thanks Florian for adding more details. Yes, I am referring to L2 broadcast or multicast storm. At this point I don't see a reason why to exclude unicast storm as well if the hardware has the capability.
-- Murali Karicheri Linux Kernel, Keystone