[ovs-dev] [PATCH 08/11] cfm: New cfm extended mode.
blp at nicira.com
Thu Sep 8 14:06:10 PDT 2011
[adding dev at openvswich.org back, did you drop it accidentally?]
On Thu, Sep 08, 2011 at 02:00:39PM -0700, Ethan Jackson wrote:
> > Is it sufficient to use a different destination MAC or should we use a
> > different Ethertype (in practice LLC+SNAP) also?
> I personally think it's sufficient. I like using the CFM eth type
> because tcpdump knows to parse it. The spec encodes a lot of meaning
> into the destination address so it seems improbable to me that it we
> would end up conflicting. I'd prefer to change the eth type if it
> actually becomes a problem.
OK, let's leave it for now.
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