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To: Vladimir Oltean <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] net: dsa: don't set skb->offload_fwd_mark when not offloading the bridge
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 21:20:05 +0000	[thread overview]
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This patch was applied to netdev/net-next.git (refs/heads/master):

On Thu, 29 Jul 2021 17:56:00 +0300 you wrote:
> DSA has gained the recent ability to deal gracefully with upper
> interfaces it cannot offload, such as the bridge, bonding or team
> drivers. When such uppers exist, the ports are still in standalone mode
> as far as the hardware is concerned.
> But when we deliver packets to the software bridge in order for that to
> do the forwarding, there is an unpleasant surprise in that the bridge
> will refuse to forward them. This is because we unconditionally set
> skb->offload_fwd_mark = true, meaning that the bridge thinks the frames
> were already forwarded in hardware by us.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next] net: dsa: don't set skb->offload_fwd_mark when not offloading the bridge

You are awesome, thank you!
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      reply	other threads:[~2021-07-29 21:20 UTC|newest]

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2021-07-29 14:56 Vladimir Oltean
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