[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v7 9/9] eal: add minimum viable code to support parsing

Thomas Monjalon thomas at monjalon.net
Thu Feb 6 10:26:22 CET 2020


As discussed in community meeting, the goal was to have core parsing
in Windows EAL 20.02.
Given that there is a crash and a doubt on the imported getopt library,
I think it's better to postpone this series to 20.05.


06/02/2020 07:41, Dmitry Kozlyuk:
> > On 2/5/2020 4:39 PM, Pallavi Kadam wrote:
> > > On 2/5/2020 11:54 AM, Dmitry Kozlyuk wrote:  
> > >> Crashes at argument parsing, WinDbg log attached.  
> > > This patch works fine with meson=0.49.
> > > I was able to execute the 'helloworld' app.
> > >
> > > When I tried to build with meson=0.52 it failed with the error:
> > > [9/25] Linking target lib/librte_kvargs-20.0.dll.
> > > FAILED: lib/librte_kvargs-20.0.dll
> > > clang @lib/librte_kvargs-20.0.dll.rsp
> > > clang: error: no such file or directory: '/OPT:REF'  
> > 
> > Fixed this error with the patch you sent before.
> > were able to execute parsing:
> > 
> > $ ./build/examples/dpdk-helloworld.exe -l 4-8
> > EAL: Detected 20 lcore(s)
> > EAL: Detected 2 NUMA nodes
> > hello from core 5
> > hello from core 6
> > hello from core 7
> > hello from core 8
> > hello from core 4
> > 
> > >
> > > Not completely sure, if this could be the reason for the crash.  
> 
> The crash does not happen with any arguments, "-l 4-8" works fine as do
> "-cf" and "-v", but "--log-level=eal:8" crashes reproducibly. I assume
> application should not crash on invalid options, but report an error and exit.
> For the reference, I applied your patchset to the latest dpdk:master.
> 
> Z:\>build\native\clang\examples\dpdk-helloworld.exe
> EAL: Detected 4 lcore(s)
> EAL: Detected 1 NUMA nodes
> 
> 	OK, no lcores specified.
> 
> Z:\>build\native\clang\examples\dpdk-helloworld.exe -cf
> EAL: Detected 4 lcore(s)
> EAL: Detected 1 NUMA nodes
> hello from core 1
> hello from core 2
> hello from core 3
> hello from core 0
> 
> 	OK, 4 lcores enabled.
> 
> Z:\>build\native\clang\examples\dpdk-helloworld.exe -cf --log-level=eal:8
> 
> 	Crash, WinDbg log attached to bug report.
> 
> Z:\>echo %errorlevel%
> -1073741819
> 
> Z:\>
> 
> Attaching the build log, but I don't think it matters, it's something with
> getopt implementation or it's use, judging by stack trace.
> 
> P.S. I can also see "--syslog" option in the help message, you should
> probably hide it via #ifndef, as you did with said option handling.







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