[Intel-wired-lan] [RFC PATCH bpf-next 12/12] i40e: implement Tx zero-copy

Jesper Dangaard Brouer brouer at redhat.com
Thu May 17 21:31:15 UTC 2018


On Tue, 15 May 2018 21:06:15 +0200 Björn Töpel <bjorn.topel at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Magnus Karlsson <magnus.karlsson at intel.com>
> 
> Here, the zero-copy ndo is implemented. As a shortcut, the existing
> XDP Tx rings are used for zero-copy. This means that and XDP program
> cannot redirect to an AF_XDP enabled XDP Tx ring.

This "shortcut" is not acceptable, and completely broken.  The
XDP_REDIRECT queue_index is based on smp_processor_id(), and can easily
clash with the configured XSK queue_index.  Provided a bit more code
context below...

On Tue, 15 May 2018 21:06:15 +0200
Björn Töpel <bjorn.topel at gmail.com> wrote:

int i40e_xdp_xmit(struct net_device *dev, struct xdp_frame *xdpf)
{
	struct i40e_netdev_priv *np = netdev_priv(dev);
	unsigned int queue_index = smp_processor_id();
	struct i40e_vsi *vsi = np->vsi;
	int err;

	if (test_bit(__I40E_VSI_DOWN, vsi->state))
		return -ENETDOWN;

> @@ -4025,6 +4158,9 @@ int i40e_xdp_xmit(struct net_device *dev, struct xdp_frame *xdpf)
>  	if (!i40e_enabled_xdp_vsi(vsi) || queue_index >= vsi->num_queue_pairs)
>  		return -ENXIO;
>  
> +	if (vsi->xdp_rings[queue_index]->xsk_umem)
> +		return -ENXIO;
> +

Using the sane errno makes this impossible to debug (via the tracepoints).

>  	err = i40e_xmit_xdp_ring(xdpf, vsi->xdp_rings[queue_index]);
>  	if (err != I40E_XDP_TX)
>  		return -ENOSPC;
> @@ -4048,5 +4184,34 @@ void i40e_xdp_flush(struct net_device *dev)
>  	if (!i40e_enabled_xdp_vsi(vsi) || queue_index >= vsi->num_queue_pairs)
>  		return;
>  
> +	if (vsi->xdp_rings[queue_index]->xsk_umem)
> +		return;
> +
>  	i40e_xdp_ring_update_tail(vsi->xdp_rings[queue_index]);
>  }

	

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Best regards,
  Jesper Dangaard Brouer
  MSc.CS, Principal Kernel Engineer at Red Hat
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