[ovs-dev] [PATCH v5 05/10] dpif-netdev: Enable heartbeats for DPDK datapath.

Fischetti, Antonio antonio.fischetti at intel.com
Fri Oct 13 14:05:47 UTC 2017


A couple of minor comments inline.

-Antonio

> -----Original Message-----
> From: ovs-dev-bounces at openvswitch.org [mailto:ovs-dev-bounces at openvswitch.org]
> On Behalf Of Bhanuprakash Bodireddy
> Sent: Friday, September 15, 2017 5:40 PM
> To: dev at openvswitch.org
> Subject: [ovs-dev] [PATCH v5 05/10] dpif-netdev: Enable heartbeats for DPDK
> datapath.
> 
> This commit adds heartbeat mechanism support for DPDK datapath. Heartbeats
> are sent to registered PMD threads at predefined intervals (as set in ovsdb
> with 'keepalive-interval').
> 
> The heartbeats are only enabled when there is atleast one port added to
> the bridge and with active PMD thread polling the port.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Bhanuprakash Bodireddy <bhanuprakash.bodireddy at intel.com>
> ---
>  lib/dpif-netdev.c | 15 +++++++++++++--
>  lib/keepalive.c   | 44 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>  lib/keepalive.h   |  1 +
>  3 files changed, 58 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/lib/dpif-netdev.c b/lib/dpif-netdev.c
> index da419d5..fd0ce61 100644
> --- a/lib/dpif-netdev.c
> +++ b/lib/dpif-netdev.c
> @@ -1021,14 +1021,25 @@ sorted_poll_thread_list(struct dp_netdev *dp,
>  }
> 
>  static void *
> -ovs_keepalive(void *f_ OVS_UNUSED)
> +ovs_keepalive(void *f_)
>  {
> +    struct dp_netdev *dp = f_;
> +
>      pthread_detach(pthread_self());
> 
>      for (;;) {
> -        int interval;
> +        int interval, n_pmds;
> +        bool hb_enable;
> 
>          interval = get_ka_interval();
> +        n_pmds = cmap_count(&dp->poll_threads) - 1;
> +        hb_enable = (n_pmds > 0) ? true : false;
> +
> +        /* Dispatch heartbeats only if pmd[s] exist. */
> +        if (hb_enable) {
> +            dispatch_heartbeats();
> +        }
> +
>          xnanosleep(interval);
>      }
> 
> diff --git a/lib/keepalive.c b/lib/keepalive.c
> index da4defd..3067e73 100644
> --- a/lib/keepalive.c
> +++ b/lib/keepalive.c
> @@ -284,6 +284,50 @@ ka_mark_pmd_thread_sleep(int tid)
>      }
>  }
> 
> +/* Dispatch heartbeats from 'ovs_keepalive' thread. */
> +void
> +dispatch_heartbeats(void)
> +{

[Antonio] I'd rather call this function ka_state_update() or similar?

 
> +    struct ka_process_info *pinfo, *pinfo_next;
> +
> +    /* Iterates over the list of processes in 'cached_process_list' map. */
> +    HMAP_FOR_EACH_SAFE (pinfo, pinfo_next, node,
> +                        &ka_info.cached_process_list) {
> +        if (pinfo->state == KA_STATE_UNUSED) {
> +            continue;
> +        }
> +
> +        switch (pinfo->state) {
> +        case KA_STATE_UNUSED:

[Antonio] this case statement could be removed as already managed above.


> +            break;
> +        case KA_STATE_ALIVE:
> +            pinfo->state = KA_STATE_MISSING;
> +            pinfo->last_seen_time = time_wall_msec();
> +            break;
> +        case KA_STATE_MISSING:
> +            pinfo->state = KA_STATE_DEAD;
> +            break;
> +        case KA_STATE_DEAD:
> +            pinfo->state = KA_STATE_GONE;
> +            break;
> +        case KA_STATE_GONE:
> +            break;
> +        case KA_STATE_DOZING:
> +            pinfo->state = KA_STATE_SLEEP;
> +            pinfo->last_seen_time = time_wall_msec();
> +            break;
> +        case KA_STATE_SLEEP:
> +            break;
> +        default:
> +            OVS_NOT_REACHED();
> +        }
> +
> +        /* Invoke 'ka_update_thread_state' cb function to update state info
> +         * in to 'ka_info.process_list' map. */
> +        ka_info.relay_cb(pinfo->tid, pinfo->state, pinfo->last_seen_time);
> +    }
> +}
> +
>  void
>  ka_init(const struct smap *ovs_other_config)
>  {
> diff --git a/lib/keepalive.h b/lib/keepalive.h
> index 9e8bfdf..392a701 100644
> --- a/lib/keepalive.h
> +++ b/lib/keepalive.h
> @@ -102,6 +102,7 @@ void ka_free_cached_threads(void);
>  void ka_cache_registered_threads(void);
>  void ka_mark_pmd_thread_alive(int);
>  void ka_mark_pmd_thread_sleep(int);
> +void dispatch_heartbeats(void);
>  void ka_init(const struct smap *);
>  void ka_destroy(void);
> 
> --
> 2.4.11
> 
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