[Cake] flow_hash vs host_hash
chromatix99 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 6 09:56:10 EDT 2015
> On 6 Oct, 2015, at 15:51, Dave Taht <dave.taht at gmail.com> wrote:
> In most scenarios the top level hash for per station queuing on
> ethernet would be source or destination macaddr, thus bypassing ipv4 or ipv6.
Not when we’re talking about a router connected to a separate modem over Ethernet, or some device that pretends to be Ethernet (as one of my 3G dongles does). That’s a very common scenario, and it would hide all of the host information if it relied entirely on MAC addresses.
MAC addresses are more relevant to wifi links.
- Jonathan Morton
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