[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/7] ethdev: add mbuf RSS update as a offload

Pavan Nikhilesh Bhagavatula pbhagavatula at marvell.com
Sat Aug 17 13:47:21 CEST 2019



>-----Original Message-----
>From: dev <dev-bounces at dpdk.org> On Behalf Of Andrew Rybchenko
>Sent: Friday, August 16, 2019 1:18 PM
>To: Pavan Nikhilesh Bhagavatula <pbhagavatula at marvell.com>; Jerin
>Jacob Kollanukkaran <jerinj at marvell.com>; ferruh.yigit at intel.com;
>John McNamara <john.mcnamara at intel.com>; Marko Kovacevic
><marko.kovacevic at intel.com>; Thomas Monjalon
><thomas at monjalon.net>
>Cc: dev at dpdk.org
>Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/7] ethdev: add mbuf RSS update as a
>offload
>
>On 8/16/19 8:55 AM, pbhagavatula at marvell.com wrote:
>> From: Pavan Nikhilesh <pbhagavatula at marvell.com>
>>
>> Add new Rx offload flag `DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_RSS_HASH` which can be
>used to
>> enable/disable PMDs write to `rte_mbuf::hash::rss`.
>
>It should be highlighted that presence of the RSS hash is indicated
>by PKT_RX_RSS_HASH flag in mbuf anyway. Now applications have
>a way to check that RSS hash delivery is supported and should
>enable the offload if RSS hash is used. PMD may still provide the
>hash even if the offload is not enabled.
>
>> Signed-off-by: Pavan Nikhilesh <pbhagavatula at marvell.com>
>
>Reviewed-by: Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko at solarflare.com>
>
>with above and one note below fixed.
>
>> ---
>>   doc/guides/nics/features.rst   | 2 ++
>>   lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h | 1 +
>>   2 files changed, 3 insertions(+)
>>
>> diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/features.rst
>b/doc/guides/nics/features.rst
>> index d4d55f721..f79b69b38 100644
>> --- a/doc/guides/nics/features.rst
>> +++ b/doc/guides/nics/features.rst
>> @@ -274,6 +274,7 @@ Supports RSS hashing on RX.
>>
>>   * **[uses]     user config**: ``dev_conf.rxmode.mq_mode`` =
>``ETH_MQ_RX_RSS_FLAG``.
>>   * **[uses]     user config**: ``dev_conf.rx_adv_conf.rss_conf``.
>> +* **[uses]     rte_eth_rxconf,rte_eth_rxmode**:
>``offloads:DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_RSS_HASH``.
>>   * **[provides] rte_eth_dev_info**: ``flow_type_rss_offloads``.
>>   * **[provides] mbuf**: ``mbuf.ol_flags:PKT_RX_RSS_HASH``,
>``mbuf.rss``.
>>
>> @@ -286,6 +287,7 @@ Inner RSS
>>   Supports RX RSS hashing on Inner headers.
>>
>>   * **[uses]    rte_flow_action_rss**: ``level``.
>> +* **[uses]    rte_eth_rxconf,rte_eth_rxmode**:
>``offloads:DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_RSS_HASH``.
>>   * **[provides] mbuf**: ``mbuf.ol_flags:PKT_RX_RSS_HASH``,
>``mbuf.rss``.
>>
>>
>> diff --git a/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
>b/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
>> index f97f0a6e5..889486a11 100644
>> --- a/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
>> +++ b/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.h
>> @@ -1013,6 +1013,7 @@ struct rte_eth_conf {
>>   #define DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_KEEP_CRC		0x00010000
>>   #define DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_SCTP_CKSUM	0x00020000
>>   #define DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_OUTER_UDP_CKSUM  0x00040000
>> +#define DEV_RX_OFFLOAD_RSS_HASH		0x00080000
>
>Should be added to rte_rx_offload_names in
>lib/librte_ethdev/rte_ethdev.c.

Thanks for the heads up Andrew, will fix in v2.

Pavan


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