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Kernel: enable new features like switchdev, ESP in TCP and HSR
Closed, ResolvedPublicFEATURE REQUEST


More and more hardware and usecases arise which require enabling new features inside the well known Linux Kernel.

  • switchdev is used to control Switching ASICS (like in EdgeCore devices)
  • TCP encapsulation of IKE and IPsec messages (RFC 8229)
  • High-availability Seamless Redundancy (HSR & PRP) for sending data on redundant paths


Difficulty level
Unknown (require assessment)
Why the issue appeared?
Will be filled on close
Is it a breaking change?
Perfectly compatible
Issue type
Improvement (missing useful functionality)