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From: Saeed Mahameed <>
To: Steffen Klassert <>
Cc: Raed Salem <>,,,,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 net] net/xfrm: IPsec tunnel mode fix inner_ipproto setting in sec_path
Date: Thu, 6 Jan 2022 16:47:26 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20220107004726.unyuuu2qki4gskxv@sx1> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Thu, Jan 06, 2022 at 10:32:23AM +0100, Steffen Klassert wrote:
>On Mon, Jan 03, 2022 at 01:19:29PM +0200, Raed Salem wrote:
>> The inner_ipproto saves the inner IP protocol of the plain
>> text packet. This allows vendor's IPsec feature making offload
>> decision at skb's features_check and configuring hardware at
>> ndo_start_xmit, current code implenetation did not handle the
>> case where IPsec is used in tunnel mode.
>> Fix by handling the case when IPsec is used in tunnel mode by
>> reading the protocol of the plain text packet IP protocol.
>> Fixes: fa4535238fb5 ("net/xfrm: Add inner_ipproto into sec_path")
>> Signed-off-by: Raed Salem <>
>Applied, thanks Raed!

hmm, there are two mlx5 patches that depend on this patch, I thought Raed
was planning to send them along with this.

Steffen, is it ok if I submit those two patches to you and so you would
send them all at once in your next net PR ?


  reply	other threads:[~2022-01-07  0:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-01-03 11:19 Raed Salem
2022-01-06  9:32 ` Steffen Klassert
2022-01-07  0:47   ` Saeed Mahameed [this message]
2022-01-07 11:03     ` Steffen Klassert
2022-01-10 20:20       ` Saeed Mahameed

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