[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 2/3] mbuf: add bulk free function

Morten Brørup mb at smartsharesystems.com
Fri Sep 27 12:05:12 CEST 2019


Add function for freeing a bulk of mbufs.

Signed-off-by: Morten Brørup <mb at smartsharesystems.com>
---
 lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.c | 35 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.h | 16 +++++-----------
 2 files changed, 40 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)

diff --git a/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.c b/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.c
index 37718d49c..b63a0eced 100644
--- a/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.c
+++ b/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.c
@@ -245,6 +245,41 @@ int rte_mbuf_check(const struct rte_mbuf *m, int is_header,
 	return 0;
 }
 
+/**
+ * Maximum bulk of mbufs rte_pktmbuf_free_bulk() returns to mempool.
+ */
+#define RTE_PKTMBUF_FREE_BULK_SZ 64
+
+/* Free a bulk of mbufs back into their original mempools. */
+void rte_pktmbuf_free_bulk(struct rte_mbuf **mbufs, unsigned int count)
+{
+	struct rte_mbuf *m, *free[RTE_PKTMBUF_FREE_BULK_SZ];
+	unsigned int idx, nb_free = 0;
+
+	for (idx = 0; idx < count; idx++) {
+		m = mbufs[idx];
+		if (unlikely(m == NULL))
+			continue;
+
+		__rte_mbuf_sanity_check(m, 1);
+		m = rte_pktmbuf_prefree_seg(m);
+		if (unlikely(m == NULL))
+			continue;
+
+		if (nb_free >= RTE_PKTMBUF_FREE_BULK_SZ ||
+		    (nb_free > 0 && m->pool != free[0]->pool)) {
+			rte_mempool_put_bulk(free[0]->pool,
+			                     (void **)free, nb_free);
+			nb_free = 0;
+		}
+
+		free[nb_free++] = m;
+	}
+
+	if (nb_free > 0)
+		rte_mempool_put_bulk(free[0]->pool, (void **)free, nb_free);
+}
+
 /* dump a mbuf on console */
 void
 rte_pktmbuf_dump(FILE *f, const struct rte_mbuf *m, unsigned dump_len)
diff --git a/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.h b/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.h
index f2e174da1..6910b3fe6 100644
--- a/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.h
+++ b/lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.h
@@ -1908,21 +1908,15 @@ static inline void rte_pktmbuf_free(struct rte_mbuf *m)
 }
 
 /**
- * Free a bulk of mbufs back into their original mempool.
+ * Free a bulk of mbufs back into their original mempools.
  *
  *  @param mbufs
- *    Array of pointers to mbufs
+ *    Array of pointers to mbufs.
+ *    The array may contain NULL pointers.
  *  @param count
- *    Array size
+ *    Array size.
  */
-static inline void
-rte_pktmbuf_free_bulk(struct rte_mbuf **mbufs, unsigned count)
-{
-	unsigned idx = 0;
-
-	for (idx = 0; idx < count; idx++)
-		rte_pktmbuf_free(mbufs[idx]);
-}
+void rte_pktmbuf_free_bulk(struct rte_mbuf **mbufs, unsigned int count);
 
 /**
  * Creates a "clone" of the given packet mbuf.
-- 
2.17.1



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