[Cake] dscp & tunneling

Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant kevin at darbyshire-bryant.me.uk
Sat Dec 12 04:14:06 EST 2015

On 12/12/15 01:14, Jonathan Morton wrote:
>> On 10 Dec, 2015, at 13:18, Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant <kevin at darbyshire-bryant.me.uk> wrote:
>> This would be a fairly pointless
>> exercise as cake has already classified the tunnel as it's a single flow
>> (from my router to the tunnel server) and no amount of dscp bit fiddling
>> from inner to outer headers is going to make different parts of the
>> tunnel flow move to different cake tins.
> Not true - Cake interprets the DSCP field *before* looking at flows.  There’s a separate flow system for each tin.
> That’s on top of the magic that flow_dissect does.
>  - Jonathan Morton
Thank you Jonathan for distilling my idiocy down to one line :-)

The good thing is that a solution to the problem has been found....and
it was user configuration....that'll be me as the core problem again :-)


PS: It's great to have you back!

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