[ovs-dev] [encap 3/4] datapath: Allow flow key Netlink attributes to appear in any order.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Mon Nov 14 10:12:21 PST 2011


On Mon, Nov 14, 2011 at 10:06:18AM -0800, Jesse Gross wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 12, 2011 at 12:35 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> > I've been thinking that we could just use 0 instead of a special
> > constant for "none" in the ethernet type case, by the way. ??There's no
> > particular reason to use 0x5ff as we do in userspace.
> 
> I think that's probably true, you'd have to translate it for OpenFlow though.

We already do that, it's just that they coincidentally have the same
value.  (It might not be that much of a coincidence since IIRC I chose
both values myself.)



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