[OpenWrt-Devel] OpenWrt 19.01 plans

Torbjorn Jansson torbjorn.jansson at mbox200.swipnet.se
Sat Sep 29 17:14:07 EDT 2018

On 2018-09-29 21:55, Rosen Penev wrote:
>> On Sep 29, 2018, at 12:09, Jérôme Benoit <jbenoit100 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Le 29/09/2018 à 16:56, Felix Fietkau a écrit :
>>> Flow offloading (as implemented in OpenWrt on 4.14) supports both
>>> hardware offload and generic software offload for routing and NAT.
>>> SFE is not necessary anymore.
>> So you've made a backport of
>> https://www.kernel.org/doc/Documentation/networking/nf_flowtable.txt to
>> 4.14 in OpenWRT ?
> Yes. The OpenWrt version is potted to iptables and achieves something similar to SFE. Hence my curiosity.
> Hardware NAT of float is only supported in mt7621 currently. qca8k (Some atheros switches) will be next I believe. We’ll see.

"of float" = offload, right?
a bit off-topic for this thread but if hw nat offloading is supported on mt7621 
whats the requirements for getting it to work?

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