Commit 1d10bd16 authored by John Hurley's avatar John Hurley Committed by David S. Miller

net: add netif_is_geneve()

Add a helper function to determine if the type of a netdev is geneve based
on its rtnl_link_ops. This allows drivers that may wish to offload tunnels
to check the underlying type of the device.

A recent patch added a similar helper to vxlan.h
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn Hurley <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarJakub Kicinski <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent cea0604d
......@@ -60,6 +60,12 @@ struct genevehdr {
struct geneve_opt options[];
static inline bool netif_is_geneve(const struct net_device *dev)
return dev->rtnl_link_ops &&
!strcmp(dev->rtnl_link_ops->kind, "geneve");
struct net_device *geneve_dev_create_fb(struct net *net, const char *name,
u8 name_assign_type, u16 dst_port);
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