Backport TLS Bond

Bug #1926994 reported by Dan Jurgens on 2021-05-03
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux-bluefield (Ubuntu)
Dan Jurgens

Bug Description

Backport TLS offloads for bonding and prerequisite

SRU Justification:


* Without this TLS offloads over bond interfaces doesn't function.


* Enable offloads via backport from newer upstream kernel.

[Test Case]

* TLS offloads traffic test over a bonded interface.

[Regression Potential]

* There are significant changes in the Bond driver to enable offloads, and subsequently add the TLS bonding. Any regressions would almost certainly occur there.

Related branches

Stefan Bader (smb) on 2021-05-11
Changed in linux-bluefield (Ubuntu Focal):
assignee: nobody → Dan Jurgens (danielj-mellanox)
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → In Progress
Changed in linux-bluefield (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
Stefan Bader (smb) on 2021-05-11
Changed in linux-bluefield (Ubuntu Focal):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed

This bug is awaiting verification that the kernel in -proposed solves the problem. Please test the kernel and update this bug with the results. If the problem is solved, change the tag 'verification-needed-focal' to 'verification-done-focal'. If the problem still exists, change the tag 'verification-needed-focal' to 'verification-failed-focal'.

If verification is not done by 5 working days from today, this fix will be dropped from the source code, and this bug will be closed.

See for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Thank you!

tags: added: verification-needed-focal
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