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Subject[PATCH 4.20 116/183] net: bridge: Mark FDB entries that were added by user as such
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4.20-stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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[ Upstream commit 710ae72877378e7cde611efd30fe90502a6e5b30 ]

Externally learned entries can be added by a user or by a switch driver
that is notifying the bridge driver about entries that were learned in
hardware.

In the first case, the entries are not marked with the 'added_by_user'
flag, which causes switch drivers to ignore them and not offload them.

The 'added_by_user' flag can be set on externally learned FDB entries
based on the 'swdev_notify' parameter in br_fdb_external_learn_add(),
which effectively means if the created / updated FDB entry was added by
a user or not.

Fixes: 816a3bed9549 ("switchdev: Add fdb.added_by_user to switchdev notifications")
Signed-off-by: Ido Schimmel <idosch@mellanox.com>
Reported-by: Alexander Petrovskiy <alexpe@mellanox.com>
Reviewed-by: Petr Machata <petrm@mellanox.com>
Cc: Roopa Prabhu <roopa@cumulusnetworks.com>
Cc: Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay@cumulusnetworks.com>
Cc: bridge@lists.linux-foundation.org
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@kernel.org>
---
net/bridge/br_fdb.c | 5 +++++
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

diff --git a/net/bridge/br_fdb.c b/net/bridge/br_fdb.c
index e56ba3912a905..8b8abf88befbd 100644
--- a/net/bridge/br_fdb.c
+++ b/net/bridge/br_fdb.c
@@ -1102,6 +1102,8 @@ int br_fdb_external_learn_add(struct net_bridge *br, struct net_bridge_port *p,
err = -ENOMEM;
goto err_unlock;
}
+ if (swdev_notify)
+ fdb->added_by_user = 1;
fdb->added_by_external_learn = 1;
fdb_notify(br, fdb, RTM_NEWNEIGH, swdev_notify);
} else {
@@ -1121,6 +1123,9 @@ int br_fdb_external_learn_add(struct net_bridge *br, struct net_bridge_port *p,
modified = true;
}

+ if (swdev_notify)
+ fdb->added_by_user = 1;
+
if (modified)
fdb_notify(br, fdb, RTM_NEWNEIGH, swdev_notify);
}
--
2.19.1


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