[arch-dev-public] [signoff] iproute2 2.6.37

Ronald van Haren pressh at gmail.com
Sat Jan 22 14:13:16 EST 2011

In testing for both architectures. Please signoff.


Arch changes: remove patch which is now upstream
Upstream changes:
This version of iproute2 utilities intended for use with 2.6.37 or
later kernel, but should be backward compatible with older releases.
Most of the changes are minor cleanups and fixes; new features
   * support for flow matching based on rxhash
   * checksum update action

Source: (note old developer.osdl.org address works as well)


For more info on iproute2 see:

Report problems (or enhancements) to the netdev at vger.kernel.org mailing list.

Andreas Schwab (1):
      iproute2: remove useless use of buffer

Ben Greear (2):
      iproute2: Fix filtering related to flushing IP addresses.
      Allow 'ip addr flush' to loop more than 10 times

Changli Gao (1):
      iproute2: tc: f_flow: add key rxhash

Dan Smith (1):
      Add ip route save/restore

Eric Dumazet (2):
      ip: add RTA_MARK support
      iproute2: add 64bit support to ifstat

Gerrit Renker (1):
      tc-red: typo in man page

Gregoire Baron (1):
      tc: add ACT_CSUM action support (csum)

Mike Frysinger (1):
      m_xt: stop using xtables_set_revision()

Octavian Purdila (1):
      iproute2: initialize the ll_map only once

Petr Sabata (3):
      ss(8) improvements by Jiri Popelka <jpopelka at redhat.com>
      ss: Change "do now" to "do not" in ss(8), -n option
      ip: Few typo and grammar errors fixes for ip(8) manpage

Sridhar Samudrala (1):
      Support 'mode' parameter when creating macvtap device

Stephen Hemminger (11):
      Snapshot for
      Update kernel headers to 2.6.36-rc2
      Use correct rt_link_statistics
      Fix GRED options clearing
      Update to 2.6.36 headers
      Workaround for repeated distclean
      Use standard routines for interface name to index etc
      Increase size of ifindex hash heads
      Cleanup ll_map
      Update to 2.6.37-rc8 headers

Timo Teräs (2):
      iproute2: treat gre key as number
      iproute2: support xfrm upper protocol gre key

Ulrich Weber (2):
      iproute2: dont filter cached routes on iproute_get
      iproute2: display xfrm socket policy direction

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