[Cake] arp flow dissector

Toke Høiland-Jørgensen toke at toke.dk
Mon Sep 3 07:14:15 EDT 2018

Jonathan Morton <chromatix99 at gmail.com> writes:

>> On 2 Sep, 2018, at 10:37 pm, Dave Taht <dave.taht at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Didn't know we had this now.
>> https://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg413986.html
> Does that automagically give Cake an idea of the IP addresses
> associated with the packet, for host-fairness purposes?  If not, we
> should fix that.

Don't think so. There's a follow-up patch to enable the matching for
cls_flower: https://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg413985.html

However, in normal operation ARPs should be fairly rare, so adding this
support to CAKE would mostly be to protect against flooding, wouldn't


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