[PATCH net-next mlxsw v2 0/4] Add extack messages for tc flower

Nir Dotan nird at mellanox.com
Sun Jul 22 22:25:10 AEST 2018

This patch set adds extack messages support to tc flower part of mlxsw.
The messages provide clear reasoning to failures, as some of the available
actions and keys are not supported in driver or HW and resources may get

The first patch deals with propagation of the extack pointer among the functions
dealing with key parsing and action sets handling.

Following patches 2-4 add appropriate messages across the different layers of
mlxsw tc flower implementation.

Nir Dotan (4):
  mlxsw: spectrum_acl: Propagate extack pointer
  mlxsw: core_acl_flex_actions: Add extack messages
  mlxsw: spectrum_acl: Add extack messages
  mlxsw: spectrum_flower: Add extack messages

 .../mellanox/mlxsw/core_acl_flex_actions.c         | 50 +++++++++++++++-------
 .../mellanox/mlxsw/core_acl_flex_actions.h         | 15 ++++---
 drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum.h     | 17 +++++---
 drivers/net/ethernet/mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum_acl.c | 44 ++++++++++++-------
 .../net/ethernet/mellanox/mlxsw/spectrum_flower.c  | 41 ++++++++++++------
 5 files changed, 114 insertions(+), 53 deletions(-)


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