[Cake] cake in dd-wrt

Toke Høiland-Jørgensen toke at redhat.com
Tue Aug 20 13:47:14 EDT 2019

Sebastian Gottschall <s.gottschall at newmedia-net.de> writes:

> Am 20.08.2019 um 18:58 schrieb Toke Høiland-Jørgensen:
>> Sebastian Gottschall <s.gottschall at newmedia-net.de> writes:
>>> Am 20.08.2019 um 18:24 schrieb Dave Taht:
>>>> On Tue, Aug 20, 2019 at 5:09 AM Sebastian Gottschall
>>>> <s.gottschall at newmedia-net.de> wrote:
>>>>> :-) i'm following this list and yes we are working on bringing cake in :-)
>>>> Yea! thx for being on the list!
>>>>> is there any question behind this link from your side?
>>>> I just wanted to make people here aware that it was happening.
>>>> Is there a build now?
>>> the first builds with cake are already out yes, but unfinished. we
>>> started then to rewrite major parts of the qos code. i expect to push out
>>> a new build tomorrow. it will still not use the full potential of cake
>>> since we have to bring all together with the priority and ndpi and
>>> filter based filter together
>>> with the cake scheduler.
>> Are you aware that you can use the tc filtering functionality to make
>> this play along with cake's tiers?
> we are already using filters. yes. its just that cake is acting always 
> as root and we have different sorts of qos configurations. so you have 
> wan. but we may have multiple lan interfaces with individual qos 
> settings. the same for mac / ip based user settings. so in fact we need 
> to create a individual qdisc for each of these setting types in worst 
> case, but in that case we cannot take in account the global available 
> bandwidth anymore.

Ah, right, I see. So this is things like users wanting to limit a
specific type of traffic to a certain bandwidth?

>>>> Are you using the out of tree version or mainline? Out of tree has
>>>> some experimental SCE work
>>>> that I'd love to see tested at more scale but not actually shipped at this time.
>>> out of tree straight from git with modifications to be compatible to my
>>> kernels since your compatiblity layer is mmh not perfect.
>> Please do feel free to send a pull request with your fixes for the
>> compatibility stuff! :)
> will do after i have taken out specific mods for my kernels again.

Great, thanks!


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