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mikruser
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Why Fast Path not supported with hardware accelerated IPsec?

Fri Feb 08, 2019 5:01 pm

Hello,

Why Fast Path not supported with hardware accelerated IPsec?
do not ask me why it is necessary.
 
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Re: Why Fast Path not supported with hardware accelerated IPsec?

Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:01 pm

Packets of a fast-track-ed connection bypasses a lot of packet processing which is needed for ipsec.
IPSec processes (de- & encapsulation) each packet as it traverses the router, something that fast-track tries to avoid.

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