Re: [PATCH] updated, ethernet-bridge: update skb->priority in caseforwarded frame has VLAN-header

From: jamal
Date: Fri Mar 11 2005 - 13:58:48 EST

Actually there is a case to be made for this to be part of the
bridge code. A VLAN is a single collision domain which is mappable to a
collission domain that is a bridge.
infact the old VLAN code written by Lennert (and somebody else) had
those two intermingled.


On Fri, 2005-03-11 at 12:37, Stephen Hemminger wrote:
> On Fri, 11 Mar 2005 17:20:22 +0300
> Leo Yuriev <leo@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Kernel 2.6 (2.6.11)
> >
> > When ethernet-bridge forward a packet and such ethernet-frame has
> > VLAN-tag, bridge should update skb->prioriry for properly QoS
> > handling. This small patch does this.
> >
> > Based upon discussion during last week I added pskb_may_pull()
> > checking and simple mapping from 802.1p/user_priority to skb->priority.
> >
> > Patch-by: Leo Yuriev <leo@xxxxxxxxx>
> Do this as an ebtables module please.

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