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authorOr Gerlitz <ogerlitz@mellanox.com>2014-01-20 13:59:19 +0200
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2014-01-21 18:05:04 -0800
commitb582ef0990d457f7ce8ccf827af51a575ca0b4a6 (patch)
tree2893cba0f3c386795a7324c71851d165a68d891e /net/core/dev.c
parent2618abb73c8953f0848511fc13f68da4d8337574 (diff)
net: Add GRO support for UDP encapsulating protocols
Add GRO handlers for protocols that do UDP encapsulation, with the intent of being able to coalesce packets which encapsulate packets belonging to the same TCP session. For GRO purposes, the destination UDP port takes the role of the ether type field in the ethernet header or the next protocol in the IP header. The UDP GRO handler will only attempt to coalesce packets whose destination port is registered to have gro handler. Use a mark on the skb GRO CB data to disallow (flush) running the udp gro receive code twice on a packet. This solves the problem of udp encapsulated packets whose inner VM packet is udp and happen to carry a port which has registered offloads. Signed-off-by: Shlomo Pongratz <shlomop@mellanox.com> Signed-off-by: Or Gerlitz <ogerlitz@mellanox.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net/core/dev.c')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/net/core/dev.c b/net/core/dev.c
index a578af589198..da92305c344f 100644
--- a/net/core/dev.c
+++ b/net/core/dev.c
@@ -3893,6 +3893,7 @@ static enum gro_result dev_gro_receive(struct napi_struct *napi, struct sk_buff
NAPI_GRO_CB(skb)->same_flow = 0;
NAPI_GRO_CB(skb)->flush = 0;
NAPI_GRO_CB(skb)->free = 0;
+ NAPI_GRO_CB(skb)->udp_mark = 0;
pp = ptype->callbacks.gro_receive(&napi->gro_list, skb);