[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] net/mlx5: fix VLAN configuration after port stop

Shahaf Shuler shahafs at mellanox.com
Wed Dec 13 15:03:10 CET 2017

Ethdev layer has an API to configure vlan setting on the flight, i.e.
when the port state is start.

calling such API when the port is stopped may cause segmentation fault
as the related Verbs contexts has not been created yet.

Fixes: 09cb5b581762 ("net/mlx5: separate DPDK from verbs Rx queue objects")
Cc: nelio.laranjeiro at 6wind.com
Cc: stable at dpdk.org

Signed-off-by: Shahaf Shuler <shahafs at mellanox.com>
Acked-by: Nelio Laranjeiro <nelio.laranjeiro at 6wind.com>
 drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_vlan.c | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_vlan.c b/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_vlan.c
index 6fc315ef3..198a69e3c 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_vlan.c
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx5/mlx5_vlan.c
@@ -127,6 +127,11 @@ priv_vlan_strip_queue_set(struct priv *priv, uint16_t idx, int on)
 	DEBUG("set VLAN offloads 0x%x for port %d queue %d",
 	      vlan_offloads, rxq->port_id, idx);
+	if (!rxq_ctrl->ibv) {
+		/* Update related bits in RX queue. */
+		rxq->vlan_strip = !!on;
+		return;
+	}
 	mod = (struct ibv_wq_attr){
 		.attr_mask = IBV_WQ_ATTR_FLAGS,

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