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Add support for ADD/DEL_ETHER_ADDRESS VC messages
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Authored by rstone on Jan 24 2015, 10:46 PM.
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The ADD message is sent by the VF to request that a MAC address
filter be added to the Fortville switch to direct packets destined
to that MAC be routed to the VF's VSI. The DEL message deletes
a MAC address filter that was previously established. This has
security implications in a VM environment (a VM could listen in
on packets that it's not entitled to see), so the VF has to have
this capability enabled on it.

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Good.

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Jan 29 2015, 12:23 AM