Re: [PATCH] ipvs: SH fallback and L4 hashing

To: Julian Anastasov <ja@xxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ipvs: SH fallback and L4 hashing
Cc: Alexander Frolkin <avf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, lvs-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Wensong Zhang <wensong@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
From: Simon Horman <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:20:03 +0900
On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 10:45:43PM +0300, Julian Anastasov wrote:
>       Hello,
> On Wed, 19 Jun 2013, Alexander Frolkin wrote:
> > By default the SH scheduler rejects connections that are hashed onto a
> > realserver of weight 0.  This patch adds a flag to make SH choose a
> > different realserver in this case, instead of rejecting the connection.
> > 
> > The patch also adds a flag to make SH include the source port (TCP, UDP,
> > SCTP) in the hash as well as the source address.  This basically allows
> > for deterministic round-robin load balancing (i.e., where any director
> > in a cluster of directors with identical config will send the same
> > packet the same way).
> > 
> > The flags are service flags (IP_VS_SVC_F_SCHED*) so that these options
> > can be set per service.  They are set using a new option to ipvsadm.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Alexander Frolkin <avf@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>       Thanks! Looks good to me.
> Acked-by: Julian Anastasov <ja@xxxxxx>
> > ---
> > The patch is against the ipvs-next tree.
>       Still, I see one warning:
> patching file include/uapi/linux/ip_vs.h
> patching file net/netfilter/ipvs/ip_vs_sh.c
> Hunk #2 succeeded at 75 with fuzz 1.
>       May be because you are missing the
> "ipvs: ip_vs_sh: fix build" change, not sure where is
> the fault, may be the change is not in ipvs-next,
> Simon can tell how to proceed with applying this patch.

Thanks, applied and pushed to ipvs-next.

I also noticed some fuzz.
Alexander, could you double-check ipvs-next to make sure
that I applied the patch correctly?
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