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SubjectRe: [PATCH net-next 0/4] net: ethernet: ti: cpsw: fix vlan mcast
Hi David,

On 10/25/18 1:34 PM, David Miller wrote:
> From: Ivan Khoronzhuk <>
> Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 01:10:55 +0300
>> The cpsw holds separate mcast entires for vlan entries. At this moment
>> driver adds only not vlan mcast addresses, omitting vlan/mcast entries.
>> As result mcast for vlans doesn't work. It can be fixed by adding same
>> mcast entries for every created vlan, but this patchseries uses more
>> sophisticated way and allows to create mcast entries only for vlans
>> that really require it. Generic functions from this series can be
>> reused for fixing vlan and macvlan unicast.
> This is a bug fix but targetted at net-next, and indeed it is quite
> invasive as it adds new core infrastructure and converts the generic
> vlan code over to using it.
> Unfortunately net-next is closed.
> So if you want this bug fixed in mainline you will have to come up
> with a less invasive fix, and resubmit this net-next approach when the
> net-next tree opens back up.

I think it's ok to wait as this issue was always here, so it's not critical.


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