[Bridge] [PATCH net-next v5 01/14] vlan: wrap hw-acceleration calls in separate functions.
shemminger at vyatta.com
Fri Jan 11 17:20:04 UTC 2013
What I think is the least intrusive and allows for maximum flexibility
is having the VLAN bridge filtering depend on VLAN support (CONFIG_VLAN_8021Q).
There already is drivers that depend on that value to enable filtering.
And make the support of VLAN filtering in the bridge conditional like
IGMP snooping is optional
@@ -46,3 +46,17 @@ config BRIDGE_IGMP_SNOOPING
Say N to exclude this support and reduce the binary size.
If unsure, say Y.
+ bool "VLAN filtering"
+ depends on BRIDGE
+ depends on VLAN_8021Q
+ default n
+ If you say Y here, then the Ethernet bridge will be able to
+ selectively filter traffic based on VLAN tag.
+ Say N to exclude this support and reduce the binary size.
+ If unsure, say Y.
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