Re: [GIT PULL 0/5] IPVS Updates for v4.18

To: Simon Horman <horms@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [GIT PULL 0/5] IPVS Updates for v4.18
Cc: lvs-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, netfilter-devel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Wensong Zhang <wensong@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, Julian Anastasov <ja@xxxxxx>
From: Pablo Neira Ayuso <pablo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:19:16 +0200
On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 10:56:09AM +0200, Simon Horman wrote:
> Hi Pablo,
> please consider these IPVS enhancements for v4.18.
> * Whitepace cleanup
> * Add Maglev hashing algorithm as a IPVS scheduler
>   Inju Song says "Implements the Google's Maglev hashing algorithm as a
>   IPVS scheduler.  Basically it provides consistent hashing but offers some
>   special features about disruption and load balancing.
>   1) minimal disruption: when the set of destinations changes,
>      a connection will likely be sent to the same destination
>      as it was before.
>   2) load balancing: each destination will receive an almost
>      equal number of connections.
>  Seel also: [3.4 Consistent Hasing] in
>  "
> * Fix to correct implementation of Knuth's multiplicative hashing
>   which is used in sh/dh/lblc/lblcr algorithms. Instead the
>   implementation provided by the hash_32() macro is used.

Pulled, thanks Simon.
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