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From: Phil Sutter <phil@nwl.cc>
To: Jamal Hadi Salim <jhs@mojatatu.com>
Cc: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>, netdev@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [iproute PATCH] tc: u32: Fix key folding in sample option
Date: Thu, 4 Feb 2021 15:50:06 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210204145006.GT3158@orbyte.nwl.cc> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <0cab775c-cd3c-f3a0-7680-570cc92eb96e@mojatatu.com>

On Thu, Feb 04, 2021 at 09:34:01AM -0500, Jamal Hadi Salim wrote:
> On 2021-02-04 9:04 a.m., Phil Sutter wrote:
> > Jamal,
> > 
> > On Thu, Feb 04, 2021 at 08:19:55AM -0500, Jamal Hadi Salim wrote:
> >> I couldnt tell by inspection if what used to work before continues to.
> >> In particular the kernel version does consider the divisor when folding.
> > 
> > That's correct. And so does tc. What's the matter?
> > 
> 
> tc assumes 256 when undefined. Maybe man page needs to be
> updated to state we need divisor specified otherwise default
> is 256.

tc-u32.8 mentions the default in 'sample' option description. Specifying
divisor is mandatory when creating a hash table, so that path is
covered, too. I still don't get how this is related to my patch, though.

> >> Two examples that currently work, if you can try them:
> > 
> > Both lack information about the used hashkey and divisor.
> > 
> >> Most used scheme:
> >> ---
> >> tc filter add dev $DEV parent 999:0  protocol ip prio 10 u32 \
> >> ht 2:: \
> >> sample ip protocol 1 0xff match ip src 1.2.3.4/32 flowid 1:10 \
> >> action ok
> >> ----
> > 
> > htid before: 0x201000
> > htid after: 0x201000
> > 
> 
> Ok, this is the most common use-case. So we are good.

Whatever.

Thanks, Phil

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-02-04 14:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-02-02 18:30 Phil Sutter
2021-02-04 13:19 ` Jamal Hadi Salim
2021-02-04 14:04   ` Phil Sutter
2021-02-04 14:34     ` Jamal Hadi Salim
2021-02-04 14:36       ` Jamal Hadi Salim
2021-02-04 14:50       ` Phil Sutter [this message]
2021-02-04 15:28         ` Jamal Hadi Salim
2021-02-04 16:50           ` Phil Sutter
2021-02-04 18:08             ` Jamal Hadi Salim
2021-07-05 14:17 ` Phil Sutter
2021-07-05 17:25   ` Jamal Hadi Salim
2021-08-03 16:42     ` Phil Sutter

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