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    Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-next · e0456717
    Linus Torvalds authored
    Pull networking updates from David Miller:
     1) Add TX fast path in mac80211, from Johannes Berg.
     2) Add TSO/GRO support to ibmveth, from Thomas Falcon
     3) Move away from cached routes in ipv6, just like ipv4, from Martin
        KaFai Lau.
     4) Lots of new rhashtable tests, from Thomas Graf.
     5) Run ingress qdisc lockless, from Alexei Starovoitov.
     6) Allow servers to fetch TCP packet headers for SYN packets of new
        connections, for fingerprinting.  From Eric Dumazet.
     7) Add mode parameter to pktgen, for testing receive.  From Alexei
     8) Cache access optimizations via simplifications of build_skb(), from
        Alexander Duyck.
     9) Move page frag allocator under mm/, also from Alexander.
    10) Add xmit_more support to hv_netvsc, from KY Srinivasan.
    11) Add a counter guard in case we try to perform endless reclassify
        loops in the packet scheduler.
    12) Extern flow dissector to be programmable and use it in new "Flower"
        classifier.  From Jiri Pirko.
    13) AF_PACKET fanout rollover fixes, performance improvements, and new
        statistics.  From Willem de Bruijn.
    14) Add netdev driver for GENEVE tunnels, from John W Linville.
    15) Add ingress netfilter hooks and filtering, from Pablo Neira Ayuso.
    16) Fix handling of epoll edge triggers in TCP, from Eric Dumazet.
    17) Add an ECN retry fallback for the initial TCP handshake, from Daniel
    18) Add tail call support to BPF, from Alexei Starovoitov.
    19) Add several pktgen helper scripts, from Jesper Dangaard Brouer.
    20) Add zerocopy support to AF_UNIX, from Hannes Frederic Sowa.
    21) Favor even port numbers for allocation to connect() requests, and
        odd port numbers for bind(0), in an effort to help avoid
        ip_local_port_range exhaustion.  From Eric Dumazet.
    22) Add Cavium ThunderX driver, from Sunil Goutham.
    23) Allow bpf programs to access skb_iif and dev->ifindex SKB metadata,
        from Alexei Starovoitov.
    24) Add support for T6 chips in cxgb4vf driver, from Hariprasad Shenai.
    25) Double TCP Small Queues default to 256K to accomodate situations
        like the XEN driver and wireless aggregation.  From Wei Liu.
    26) Add more entropy inputs to flow dissector, from Tom Herbert.
    27) Add CDG congestion control algorithm to TCP, from Kenneth Klette
    28) Convert ipset over to RCU locking, from Jozsef Kadlecsik.
    29) Track and act upon link status of ipv4 route nexthops, from Andy
    * git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/davem/net-next: (1670 commits)
      bridge: vlan: flush the dynamically learned entries on port vlan delete
      bridge: multicast: add a comment to br_port_state_selection about blocking state
      net: inet_diag: export IPV6_V6ONLY sockopt
      stmmac: troubleshoot unexpected bits in des0 & des1
      net: ipv4 sysctl option to ignore routes when nexthop link is down
      net: track link-status of ipv4 nexthops
      net: switchdev: ignore unsupported bridge flags
      net: Cavium: Fix MAC address setting in shutdown state
      drivers: net: xgene: fix for ACPI support without ACPI
      ip: report the original address of ICMP messages
      net/mlx5e: Prefetch skb data on RX
      net/mlx5e: Pop cq outside mlx5e_get_cqe
      net/mlx5e: Remove mlx5e_cq.sqrq back-pointer
      net/mlx5e: Remove extra spaces
      net/mlx5e: Avoid TX CQE generation if more xmit packets expected
      net/mlx5e: Avoid redundant dev_kfree_skb() upon NOP completion
      net/mlx5e: Remove re-assignment of wq type in mlx5e_enable_rq()
      net/mlx5e: Use skb_shinfo(skb)->gso_segs rather than counting them
      net/mlx5e: Static mapping of netdev priv resources to/from netdev TX queues
      net/mlx4_en: Use HW counters for rx/tx bytes/packets in PF device
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