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authorIdo Schimmel <idosch@mellanox.com>2019-09-26 14:43:39 +0300
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2019-09-27 20:33:19 +0200
commit44bde514eb13ac32b20442880e8175584af7592c (patch)
parent979b9b251ae06e3408153bd7b9342a290d65e826 (diff)
Documentation: Clarify trap's description
Alex noted that the below description might not be obvious to all users. Clarify it by adding an example. Fixes: f3047ca01f12 ("Documentation: Add devlink-trap documentation") Reported-by: Alex Kushnarov <alexanderk@mellanox.com> Reviewed-by: Alex Kushnarov <alexanderk@mellanox.com> Acked-by: Jiri Pirko <jiri@mellanox.com> Signed-off-by: Ido Schimmel <idosch@mellanox.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/devlink-trap.rst b/Documentation/networking/devlink-trap.rst
index c20c7c483664..8e90a85f3bd5 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/devlink-trap.rst
+++ b/Documentation/networking/devlink-trap.rst
@@ -143,7 +143,8 @@ be added to the following table:
* - ``port_list_is_empty``
- ``drop``
- Traps packets that the device decided to drop in case they need to be
- flooded and the flood list is empty
+ flooded (e.g., unknown unicast, unregistered multicast) and there are
+ no ports the packets should be flooded to
* - ``port_loopback_filter``
- ``drop``
- Traps packets that the device decided to drop in case after layer 2

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