Re: [PATCH RFC 19/24] IPVS: Add IPv6 support flag to schedulers

To: "Simon Horman" <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH RFC 19/24] IPVS: Add IPv6 support flag to schedulers
Cc: netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, lvs-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, kaber@xxxxxxxxx, vbusam@xxxxxxxxxx
From: "Julius Volz" <juliusv@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2008 12:21:39 +0200
On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 3:48 AM, Simon Horman wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 06:15:26PM +0200, Julius Volz wrote:
>> Add 'supports_ipv6' flag to struct ip_vs_scheduler to indicate whether a
>> scheduler supports IPv6. Set the flag to 1 in schedulers that work with
>> IPv6, 0 otherwise. This flag is checked in a later patch while trying to
>> add a service with a specific scheduler.
> I wonder if there are some spare bits inside the flags
> member of ip_vs_scheduler that could be used for this purpose?

Hm, there isn't any 'flags' member or similar in that struct...

> Otherwise, I'm fine with this, we can juggle things around
> later to use the other bits in supports_ipv6 for other things
> if and when the need arises.

Yes, then we could also rename it to 'flags' once needed.

> Here is a version that applies against lvs-2.6

Thanks, I guess I should start basing all of my IPVS patches on this
tree rather than net-2.6?


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