Re: [GIT PULL nf] IPVS fixes for v3.17

To: Simon Horman <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL nf] IPVS fixes for v3.17
Cc: lvs-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netfilter-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Wensong Zhang <wensong@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, Julian Anastasov <ja@xxxxxx>
From: Pablo Neira Ayuso <pablo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2014 13:07:59 +0200
On Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 03:15:14PM +0900, Simon Horman wrote:
> Hi Pablo,
> please consider this IPVS fix for v3.17.
> It allows CHECKSUM_PARTIAL to work in conjunction with
> TCP/UDP csum offlad and the tunnel forwarding mechanism
> provided by IPVS.
> I suspect that this problem has existed for as long
> has IPVS has been present in the kernel: some time before
> git epoch of the git history in Linus's tree.
> I would like this change considered for -stable.

The generic iptunnel infrastructure is quite recent. For example,
iptunnel_handle_offloads() is available since 3.13. You'll need to
prepare a backport of this for -stable kernels.

> The following changes since commit d1c85c2ebe7ffe1f1b27846bd1ba0944c513d822:
>   netfilter: HAVE_JUMP_LABEL instead of CONFIG_JUMP_LABEL (2014-08-25 
> 10:45:28 +0200)
> are available in the git repository at:
> tags/ipvs-fixes-for-v3.17

Pulled, thanks.
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