Commit 8e4e1713 authored by Committed by Jesse GrossBrowse files
openvswitch: Simplify datapath locking.
Currently OVS uses combination of genl and rtnl lock to protect datapath state. This was done due to networking stack locking. But this has complicated locking and there are few lock ordering issues with new tunneling protocols. Following patch simplifies locking by introducing new ovs mutex and now this lock is used to protect entire ovs state. Signed-off-by: Pravin B Shelar <email@example.com> Signed-off-by: Jesse Gross <firstname.lastname@example.org>