On Wed, Aug 9, 2017 at 4:36 PM, Aaron Conole <acon...@redhat.com> wrote:
> This commit builds on the non-root ovs work and adds a udev rule which will
> automatically set the group permissions of vfio devices.
> Signed-off-by: Aaron Conole <acon...@redhat.com>
> Systemd folks say that this is not something that should be a part of systemd,
> but should be part of openvswitch. I can make a case for either, but it seems
> it's probably an uphill battle to get it in through systemd. This should be
> applied on branch-2.8, as it _could_ be considered a "fix" for
> commit e3e738a3d058 ("redhat: allow dpdk to also run as non-root user").
> rhel/automake.mk | 1 +
> rhel/openvswitch-fedora.spec.in | 8 ++++++++
> rhel/usr_lib_udev_rules.d_91-vfio.rules | 1 +
> 3 files changed, 10 insertions(+)
> create mode 100644 rhel/usr_lib_udev_rules.d_91-vfio.rules
Thanks, I added a fixes header and applied this to master and branch-2.8.
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