[ovs-dev] [PATCH v8 0/6] netdev-dpdk: Fix mempool management and other cleanup.
ian.stokes at intel.com
Thu Oct 19 17:21:58 UTC 2017
> Patch #1, #2 and #4 contain the fixes.
> All other patches in this series are a clean up for code readability or
> small improvements.
Hi Antonio, if the fixes are in patches 1 2 and 4 is there a reason they have not been grouped in a patchset and patch 1,2,3?
The other patches could be applied separately afterwards?
> List of versions:
> - v8:
> - Debug message rephrased in patch #2.
> - Reworked patch #4 for snprintf error code.
> - Comments in patch #6 moved into patch #1.
> - v7:
> - Restored 2 separate patches for the 2 fixes.
> - patch #1: detect when previous mempools must be released.
> - patch #2: mempool name generation for NUMA-awareness test case.
> - patch "netdev-dpdk: manage empty mempool names." renamed as
> "netdev-dpdk: manage failure in mempool name creation."
> - Various rework based on comments.
> - v6:
> - patches #1 and #2 squashed into one.
> - Reworked to consider the latest comments.
> - tested the release of pre-existing mempools (reported by Ciara L.)
> - tested the change of MTU when an existing mempool is returned
> (reported by Robert M.)
> - tested the NUMA-Awareness usecase (reported by Ciara L.)
> - v5: manage new MTU value when a pre-existing mempool is returned.
> - v4: fix NUMA awareness usecase
> - v3: avoid deletion of pre-existing mempools
> - v2: rework to accomodate code changes for dpdk ports too
> - v1: 1st implementation.
> Fischetti, Antonio (6):
> netdev-dpdk: fix management of pre-existing mempools.
> Fix mempool names to reflect socket id.
> netdev-dpdk: skip init for existing mempools.
> netdev-dpdk: manage failure in mempool name creation.
> netdev-dpdk: Reword mp_size as n_mbufs.
> netdev-dpdk: Rename dpdk_mp_put as dpdk_mp_free.
> lib/netdev-dpdk.c | 96 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----------------
> 1 file changed, 59 insertions(+), 37 deletions(-)
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