[ovs-dev] [PATCH 2 of 2] vswitch: interface-reconfigure: bring down physical interfaces

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Fri Feb 26 09:40:39 PST 2010


On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 04:15:13PM +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
> This should be done when bringing down the last PIF which uses a
> datapath in order to account for VLAN PIFs sharing a datapath.
> 
> The logic in bring_down() already acounts for this requirement by
> clearing the dp variable if the datapath is still required so if we
> get as far as deconfiguring that datapath then it is also correct to
> bring down the physical devices.

I pushed this one out, after updating the unit test.

I guess that this is the final form of the patch that you provided in a
followup to: "[PATCH 07/12] xenserver: Avoid doing unneeded work in
deconfigure_datapath()"?

I am still studying the other patch in the series.




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