[iproute2,net-next,v5,4/5] tc: etf: Add documentation for skip_sock_check.
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Message ID 1563479743-8371-4-git-send-email-vedang.patel@intel.com
State Accepted
Delegated to: David Ahern
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  • [iproute2,net-next,v5,1/5] etf: Add skip_sock_check
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Patel, Vedang July 18, 2019, 7:55 p.m. UTC
Document the newly added option (skip_sock_check) on the etf man-page.

Signed-off-by: Vedang Patel <vedang.patel@intel.com>
 man/man8/tc-etf.8 | 10 ++++++++++
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/man/man8/tc-etf.8 b/man/man8/tc-etf.8
index 30a12de7d2c7..4cb3b9e02d6e 100644
--- a/man/man8/tc-etf.8
+++ b/man/man8/tc-etf.8
@@ -106,6 +106,16 @@  referred to as "Launch Time" or "Time-Based Scheduling" by the
 documentation of network interface controllers.
 The default is for this option to be disabled.
+.BR etf(8)
+currently drops any packet which does not have a socket associated with it or
+if the socket does not have SO_TXTIME socket option set. But, this will not
+work if the launchtime is set by another entity inside the kernel (e.g. some
+other Qdisc). Setting the skip_sock_check will skip checking for a socket
+associated with the packet.
 ETF is used to enforce a Quality of Service. It controls when each