[ovs-dev] [PATCH 2/2] [RFC] Add OXM data to mf_fields
blp at nicira.com
Wed Apr 25 09:00:44 PDT 2012
On Wed, Apr 25, 2012 at 09:20:10AM +0900, Simon Horman wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 24, 2012 at 09:14:40AM -0700, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> > I think that there are also some semantic differences between the VLAN
> > VID field that we implement currently, which is based on OF1.0, and
> > the VLAN VID field in OF1.2. I'm not sure how we should deal with
> > those.
> I expect that there are a few such differences between OXM and the current
> implementation. My plan is to get code in place to the point where we can
> start sending messages. Code that as much as possible uses the existing
> implementation. Then to focus on the corner cases.
> As you may have noticed, part of my plan is to get patches out as they
> are done rather than waiting to have a complete working implementation.
> Primarily this is for review; so I can get feedback along the way; and so
> you don't get overloaded by a huge patchset later on.
Understood, that makes sense.
The most important issue to me while adding OF1. support is to
avoid regressions in OF1.0 support.
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