No, I haven't looked at this further. Probably, you should post a new
version after the end of the freeze, to get more attention.
On Fri, Jan 13, 2017 at 09:16:44AM +0000, Chandran, Sugesh wrote:
> Hi Ben,
> Did you get chance to look at this patch? Any comments or suggestion on this?
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Chandran, Sugesh
> > Sent: Tuesday, December 6, 2016 9:51 AM
> > To: Ben Pfaff <b...@ovn.org>
> > Cc: d...@openvswitch.org; ro...@mellanox.com; ktray...@redhat.com;
> > fla...@flaviof.com
> > Subject: RE: [ovs-dev] [RFC PATCH] Pipeline packet processing in OVS using
> > FVL flow director.
> > Regards
> > _Sugesh
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Ben Pfaff [mailto:b...@ovn.org]
> > > Sent: Monday, December 5, 2016 7:44 PM
> > > To: Chandran, Sugesh <sugesh.chand...@intel.com>
> > > Cc: d...@openvswitch.org; ro...@mellanox.com; ktray...@redhat.com;
> > > fla...@flaviof.com
> > > Subject: Re: [ovs-dev] [RFC PATCH] Pipeline packet processing in OVS
> > > using FVL flow director.
> > >
> > > On Thu, Dec 01, 2016 at 06:23:55PM +0000, Sugesh Chandran wrote:
> > > > The RFC patch that uses the metadata information from the NIC to
> > > avoid/reduce the
> > > > packet processing overhead in OVS.
> > > > It uses the flow director feature in XL710 NICs to identify and
> > > > report the VxLAN tunneled packets. OVS-DPDK uses the reported
> > > > information to
> > > bypass the
> > > > VxLAN tunnel processing in software.
> > >
> > > This is interesting and I'd like to apply it locally to look at it
> > > more closely. What commit is it based on? It doesn't seem to apply
> > > cleanly
> > to current master.
> > [Sugesh] Ben, Thank you for looking at the patch. I haven't merged the patch
> > on the latest master yet.
> > Can you please try on following commit on the master?
> > commit 01961bbdd34a9d0be03315401319ef0851a21364
> > Author: Daniele Di Proietto <diproiet...@vmware.com>
> > Date: Tue Oct 4 17:58:05 2016 -0700
> > dpdk: New module with some code from netdev-dpdk.
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