Re: [PATCH] IPVS: Allow boot time change of hash size.

To: Simon Horman <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] IPVS: Allow boot time change of hash size.
Cc: netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, lvs-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Catalin(ux) M. BOIE" <catab@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Mark Bergsma <mark@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, Joseph Mack NA3T <jmack@xxxxxxxx>, Graeme Fowler <graeme@xxxxxxxxxxx>, David Miller <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
From: Patrick McHardy <kaber@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2010 05:56:29 +0100
Simon Horman wrote:
> From: Catalin(ux) M. BOIE <catab@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> IPVS: Allow boot time change of hash size.
> I was very frustrated about the fact that I have to recompile the kernel
> to change the hash size. So, I created this patch.
> If IPVS is built-in you can append ip_vs.conn_tab_bits=?? to kernel
> command line, or, if you built IPVS as modules, you can add
> options ip_vs conn_tab_bits=??.
> To keep everything backward compatible, you still can select the size at
> compile time, and that will be used as default.
> [ horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx: trivial up-port and minor style fixes ]
> Signed-off-by: Catalin(ux) M. BOIE <catab@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Cc: Mark Bergsma <mark@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Simon Horman <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
> Patrick, please consider applying this. I'd like to do something dynamic.
> But this change is an obvious win in the mean time.

Applied to nf-next-2.6.git, thanks.
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