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Re: patch: Action repeat

To: jamal <hadi@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: patch: Action repeat
From: Thomas Graf <tgraf@xxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 4 May 2005 15:48:15 +0200
Cc: Patrick McHardy <kaber@xxxxxxxxx>, netdev <netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx>, "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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* jamal <1115213600.7665.166.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 2005-05-04 09:33
> On Wed, 2005-04-05 at 15:28 +0200, Thomas Graf wrote:
> > * jamal <1115211549.7665.140.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 2005-05-04 08:59
> > > If its scope is local i.e for one device, then not reseting could
> > > confuse the next device that sees it and tries to classify on it.
> > 
> > OK, so we're not talking about a reset in action_exec() but rather
> > in tc_classify() or enqueue()?
> 
> in skb_clone() and friends.
> Look at CONFIG_NET_CLS_ACT in net/core/skbuff.c

Yes this solves the case for dummy devices etc but how would
this cause a reset on the way from ingress to egress?

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