The patch in question is doing an invasive runtime check  to determine whether arp header modification is supported by ovs. I seem to remember a lack of consensus on whether invasive runtime checks were acceptable around vxlan detection, and I would appreciate confirmation from other cores that this approach is considered acceptable for this patch.
m. 1: https://review.openstack.org/#/c/49227/41/neutron/agent/linux/ovs_lib.py On May 19, 2014, at 1:07 PM, Assaf Muller <amul...@redhat.com> wrote: > Hello Mark, Bob and Kyle, > > You've all been involved with the OVS ARP responder patch: > https://review.openstack.org/#/c/49227/ > > I kindly request that you revisit this patch - It's ready from > my point of view, if that means anything. The last few patchsets > have been nitpicks. Looking at the history, the patch has already > had a large amount of +1's and +2's through it's various stages. > > I think it'd be technically superior if this patch was merged > before further progress is made in the DVR patch series. > > > Thanks for your time, > Assaf Muller, Cloud Networking Engineer > Red Hat _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev