[pve-devel] [RFC series 0/2] Show more vlan infos

Aaron Lauterer a.lauterer at proxmox.com
Wed Jun 9 15:38:27 CEST 2021

bump, just in case this has been overlooked :)

On 4/12/21 3:14 PM, Aaron Lauterer wrote:
> The main motivation here is to make the VLAN tags configured for an
> interface better visible. The approach taken in this RFC is to use the
> already existing vlan-id and vlan-raw-device values. These were only
> present if the vlan device was configured with those explicit options,
> available with ifupdown2.
> For the other way, using the dot notation, the type was detected
> correctly, but no further information about the vlan id and the used
> device was present. Therefore the Inotify.pm has been changed to set the
> same values for the dot notation interfaces. This results in the API
> delivering the same information, not matter which type of vlan interface
> it is.
> Since the vlan-id and vlan-raw-device values are filtered for dot
> notation interfaces when writing out the network config, I don't see
> much harm here.
> But should this approach be problematic for some reason that I have not
> yet discovered, there is an alternative approach handling this in the
> GUI only. Then the GUI would show the same information for both type of
> vlan interfaces but the API would stay the same.
> widget-toolkit: Aaron Lauterer (1):
>    ui: network: add columns for vlan-id and vlan-raw-device
>   src/node/NetworkView.js | 14 ++++++++++++++
>   1 file changed, 14 insertions(+)
> pve-common:  src/PVE/INotify.pm | 8 ++++++--
>   1 file changed, 6 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

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