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To: Mark Gray <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2] openvswitch: Introduce per-cpu upcall dispatch
Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 18:10:04 +0000	[thread overview]
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This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (refs/heads/master):

On Thu, 15 Jul 2021 08:27:54 -0400 you wrote:
> The Open vSwitch kernel module uses the upcall mechanism to send
> packets from kernel space to user space when it misses in the kernel
> space flow table. The upcall sends packets via a Netlink socket.
> Currently, a Netlink socket is created for every vport. In this way,
> there is a 1:1 mapping between a vport and a Netlink socket.
> When a packet is received by a vport, if it needs to be sent to
> user space, it is sent via the corresponding Netlink socket.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next,v2] openvswitch: Introduce per-cpu upcall dispatch

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      parent reply	other threads:[~2021-07-16 18:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-15 12:27 Mark Gray
2021-07-15 22:57 ` Pravin Shelar
2021-07-16  7:19   ` Mark Gray
2021-07-16 18:10 ` patchwork-bot+netdevbpf [this message]

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