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authorDavid Ahern <dsahern@gmail.com>2018-03-02 08:32:18 -0800
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2018-03-04 13:04:23 -0500
commitb4bac172e90ce4a93df8adf44eb70d91b9d611eb (patch)
tree875d572b15ee7f2ea7a06dcf5be4faa6c0865967 /include/net
parentnet/ipv6: Pass skb to route lookup (diff)
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net/ipv6: Add support for path selection using hash of 5-tuple
Some operators prefer IPv6 path selection to use a standard 5-tuple hash rather than just an L3 hash with the flow the label. To that end add support to IPv6 for multipath hash policy similar to bf4e0a3db97eb ("net: ipv4: add support for ECMP hash policy choice"). The default is still L3 which covers source and destination addresses along with flow label and IPv6 protocol. Signed-off-by: David Ahern <dsahern@gmail.com> Reviewed-by: Ido Schimmel <idosch@mellanox.com> Tested-by: Ido Schimmel <idosch@mellanox.com> Reviewed-by: Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay@cumulusnetworks.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'include/net')
-rw-r--r--include/net/ip6_route.h4
-rw-r--r--include/net/netevent.h1
-rw-r--r--include/net/netns/ipv6.h1
3 files changed, 4 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/include/net/ip6_route.h b/include/net/ip6_route.h
index 9594f9317952..ce2abc0ff102 100644
--- a/include/net/ip6_route.h
+++ b/include/net/ip6_route.h
@@ -130,8 +130,8 @@ static inline int ip6_route_get_saddr(struct net *net, struct rt6_info *rt,
struct rt6_info *rt6_lookup(struct net *net, const struct in6_addr *daddr,
const struct in6_addr *saddr, int oif,
const struct sk_buff *skb, int flags);
-u32 rt6_multipath_hash(const struct flowi6 *fl6, const struct sk_buff *skb,
- struct flow_keys *hkeys);
+u32 rt6_multipath_hash(const struct net *net, const struct flowi6 *fl6,
+ const struct sk_buff *skb, struct flow_keys *hkeys);
struct dst_entry *icmp6_dst_alloc(struct net_device *dev, struct flowi6 *fl6);
diff --git a/include/net/netevent.h b/include/net/netevent.h
index baee605a94ab..d9918261701c 100644
--- a/include/net/netevent.h
+++ b/include/net/netevent.h
@@ -27,6 +27,7 @@ enum netevent_notif_type {
NETEVENT_REDIRECT, /* arg is struct netevent_redirect ptr */
NETEVENT_DELAY_PROBE_TIME_UPDATE, /* arg is struct neigh_parms ptr */
NETEVENT_IPV4_MPATH_HASH_UPDATE, /* arg is struct net ptr */
+ NETEVENT_IPV6_MPATH_HASH_UPDATE, /* arg is struct net ptr */
};
int register_netevent_notifier(struct notifier_block *nb);
diff --git a/include/net/netns/ipv6.h b/include/net/netns/ipv6.h
index e286fda09fcf..5b51110435fc 100644
--- a/include/net/netns/ipv6.h
+++ b/include/net/netns/ipv6.h
@@ -28,6 +28,7 @@ struct netns_sysctl_ipv6 {
int ip6_rt_gc_elasticity;
int ip6_rt_mtu_expires;
int ip6_rt_min_advmss;
+ int multipath_hash_policy;
int flowlabel_consistency;
int auto_flowlabels;
int icmpv6_time;