[ovs-dev] [backer v2 1/3] mac-learning: Simplify mac_learning_changed().

Ethan Jackson ethan at nicira.com
Wed Jun 12 21:45:47 UTC 2013


With this patch, the mac_learning module takes responsibility for
remembering tags which need revalidation after a
mac_learning_changed() call.  This removes one of
ofproto-dpif-xlate's dpif_backer uses.

Signed-off-by: Ethan Jackson <ethan at nicira.com>
---
 lib/mac-learning.c           |   15 +++++++++------
 lib/mac-learning.h           |    3 ++-
 ofproto/ofproto-dpif-xlate.c |    3 +--
 3 files changed, 12 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

diff --git a/lib/mac-learning.c b/lib/mac-learning.c
index 052ac48..d66f331 100644
--- a/lib/mac-learning.c
+++ b/lib/mac-learning.c
@@ -123,6 +123,7 @@ mac_learning_create(unsigned int idle_time)
     ml->flood_vlans = NULL;
     ml->idle_time = normalize_idle_time(idle_time);
     ml->max_entries = MAC_DEFAULT_MAX;
+    tag_set_init(&ml->tags);
     return ml;
 }
 
@@ -245,22 +246,20 @@ mac_learning_insert(struct mac_learning *ml,
     return e;
 }
 
-/* Changes 'e''s tag to a new, randomly selected one, and returns the tag that
- * would have been previously used for this entry's MAC and VLAN (either before
- * 'e' was inserted, if it is new, or otherwise before its port was updated.)
+/* Changes 'e''s tag to a new, randomly selected one.
  *
  * The client should call this function after obtaining a MAC learning entry
  * from mac_learning_insert(), if the entry is either new or if its learned
  * port has changed. */
-tag_type
+void
 mac_learning_changed(struct mac_learning *ml, struct mac_entry *e)
 {
-    tag_type old_tag = e->tag;
+    tag_type tag = e->tag ? e->tag : make_unknown_mac_tag(ml, e->mac, e->vlan);
 
     COVERAGE_INC(mac_learning_learned);
 
     e->tag = tag_create_random();
-    return old_tag ? old_tag : make_unknown_mac_tag(ml, e->mac, e->vlan);
+    tag_set_add(&ml->tags, tag);
 }
 
 /* Looks up MAC 'dst' for VLAN 'vlan' in 'ml' and returns the associated MAC
@@ -322,6 +321,10 @@ void
 mac_learning_run(struct mac_learning *ml, struct tag_set *set)
 {
     struct mac_entry *e;
+
+    tag_set_union(set, &ml->tags);
+    tag_set_init(&ml->tags);
+
     while (get_lru(ml, &e)
            && (hmap_count(&ml->table) > ml->max_entries
                || time_now() >= e->expires)) {
diff --git a/lib/mac-learning.h b/lib/mac-learning.h
index 666b00f..1cbacfe 100644
--- a/lib/mac-learning.h
+++ b/lib/mac-learning.h
@@ -85,6 +85,7 @@ struct mac_learning {
     unsigned long *flood_vlans; /* Bitmap of learning disabled VLANs. */
     unsigned int idle_time;     /* Max age before deleting an entry. */
     size_t max_entries;         /* Max number of learned MACs. */
+    struct tag_set tags;        /* Tags which have changed. */
 };
 
 /* Basics. */
@@ -107,7 +108,7 @@ bool mac_learning_may_learn(const struct mac_learning *,
 struct mac_entry *mac_learning_insert(struct mac_learning *,
                                       const uint8_t src[ETH_ADDR_LEN],
                                       uint16_t vlan);
-tag_type mac_learning_changed(struct mac_learning *, struct mac_entry *);
+void mac_learning_changed(struct mac_learning *, struct mac_entry *);
 
 /* Lookup. */
 struct mac_entry *mac_learning_lookup(const struct mac_learning *,
diff --git a/ofproto/ofproto-dpif-xlate.c b/ofproto/ofproto-dpif-xlate.c
index e46a854..eb41993 100644
--- a/ofproto/ofproto-dpif-xlate.c
+++ b/ofproto/ofproto-dpif-xlate.c
@@ -466,8 +466,7 @@ update_learning_table(struct ofproto_dpif *ofproto,
                     in_bundle->name, vlan);
 
         mac->port.p = in_bundle;
-        tag_set_add(&ofproto->backer->revalidate_set,
-                    mac_learning_changed(ofproto->ml, mac));
+        mac_learning_changed(ofproto->ml, mac);
     }
 }
 
-- 
1.7.9.5




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