Commit 5fc88991 authored by Jiri Pirko's avatar Jiri Pirko Committed by David S. Miller

team: add broadcast mode

Signed-off-by: default avatarJiri Pirko <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 6e88e135
......@@ -15,6 +15,17 @@ menuconfig NET_TEAM
tristate "Broadcast mode support"
depends on NET_TEAM
Basic mode where packets are transmitted always by all suitable ports.
All added ports are setup to have team's mac address.
To compile this team mode as a module, choose M here: the module
will be called team_mode_broadcast.
tristate "Round-robin mode support"
depends on NET_TEAM
......@@ -22,7 +33,7 @@ config NET_TEAM_MODE_ROUNDROBIN
Basic mode where port used for transmitting packets is selected in
round-robin fashion using packet counter.
All added ports are setup to have bond's mac address.
All added ports are setup to have team's mac address.
To compile this team mode as a module, choose M here: the module
will be called team_mode_roundrobin.
......@@ -3,6 +3,7 @@
obj-$(CONFIG_NET_TEAM) += team.o
obj-$(CONFIG_NET_TEAM_MODE_BROADCAST) += team_mode_broadcast.o
obj-$(CONFIG_NET_TEAM_MODE_ROUNDROBIN) += team_mode_roundrobin.o
obj-$(CONFIG_NET_TEAM_MODE_ACTIVEBACKUP) += team_mode_activebackup.o
obj-$(CONFIG_NET_TEAM_MODE_LOADBALANCE) += team_mode_loadbalance.o
* drivers/net/team/team_mode_broadcast.c - Broadcast mode for team
* Copyright (c) 2012 Jiri Pirko <>
* This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
* it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
* the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
* (at your option) any later version.
#include <linux/kernel.h>
#include <linux/types.h>
#include <linux/module.h>
#include <linux/init.h>
#include <linux/errno.h>
#include <linux/netdevice.h>
#include <linux/if_team.h>
static bool bc_transmit(struct team *team, struct sk_buff *skb)
struct team_port *cur;
struct team_port *last = NULL;
struct sk_buff *skb2;
bool ret;
bool sum_ret = false;
list_for_each_entry_rcu(cur, &team->port_list, list) {
if (team_port_txable(cur)) {
if (last) {
skb2 = skb_clone(skb, GFP_ATOMIC);
if (skb2) {
skb2->dev = last->dev;
ret = dev_queue_xmit(skb2);
if (!sum_ret)
sum_ret = ret;
last = cur;
if (last) {
skb->dev = last->dev;
ret = dev_queue_xmit(skb);
if (!sum_ret)
sum_ret = ret;
return sum_ret;
static int bc_port_enter(struct team *team, struct team_port *port)
return team_port_set_team_mac(port);
static void bc_port_change_mac(struct team *team, struct team_port *port)
static const struct team_mode_ops bc_mode_ops = {
.transmit = bc_transmit,
.port_enter = bc_port_enter,
.port_change_mac = bc_port_change_mac,
static const struct team_mode bc_mode = {
.kind = "broadcast",
.owner = THIS_MODULE,
.ops = &bc_mode_ops,
static int __init bc_init_module(void)
return team_mode_register(&bc_mode);
static void __exit bc_cleanup_module(void)
MODULE_AUTHOR("Jiri Pirko <>");
MODULE_DESCRIPTION("Broadcast mode for team");
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