[Bridge] [PATCH net-next v4 0/8] bridge: mrp: Extend br_mrp_switchdev_*

patchwork-bot+netdevbpf at kernel.org patchwork-bot+netdevbpf at kernel.org
Tue Feb 16 23:00:09 UTC 2021


This series was applied to netdev/net-next.git (refs/heads/master):

On Tue, 16 Feb 2021 22:41:57 +0100 you wrote:
> This patch series extends MRP switchdev to allow the SW to have a better
> understanding if the HW can implement the MRP functionality or it needs
> to help the HW to run it. There are 3 cases:
> - when HW can't implement at all the functionality.
> - when HW can implement a part of the functionality but needs the SW
>   implement the rest. For example if it can't detect when it stops
>   receiving MRP Test frames but it can copy the MRP frames to CPU to
>   allow the SW to determine this.  Another example is generating the MRP
>   Test frames. If HW can't do that then the SW is used as backup.
> - when HW can implement completely the functionality.
> [...]

Here is the summary with links:
  - [net-next,v4,1/8] switchdev: mrp: Remove CONFIG_BRIDGE_MRP
  - [net-next,v4,2/8] switchdev: mrp: Extend ring_role_mrp and in_role_mrp
  - [net-next,v4,3/8] bridge: mrp: Add 'enum br_mrp_hw_support'
  - [net-next,v4,4/8] bridge: mrp: Extend br_mrp_switchdev to detect better the errors
  - [net-next,v4,5/8] bridge: mrp: Update br_mrp to use new return values of br_mrp_switchdev
  - [net-next,v4,6/8] net: mscc: ocelot: Add support for MRP
  - [net-next,v4,7/8] net: dsa: add MRP support
  - [net-next,v4,8/8] net: dsa: felix: Add support for MRP

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