[ovs-git] Open vSwitch: ofproto-dpif: Rate limit calls to facet_learn(). (branch-1.10)

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commit 37419873b42963ff9da99b7f47cbde39f20f6184
Diffs: http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=37419873b42963ff9da99b7f47cbde39f20f6184
Author: Ethan Jackson <ethan at nicira.com>
		
ofproto-dpif: Rate limit calls to facet_learn().
		
In the TCP_CRR benchmark, ovs-vswitchd spends so much time in
update_stats() that it has a significant impact on flow setup
performance.  Further work is needed in this area, but for now,
simply rate limiting facet_learn() has a roughly 10% improvement
with complex flow tables.

Signed-off-by: Ethan Jackson <ethan at nicira.com>


commit dffa93198738a0cae64cd2343d53445e3161d92d
Diffs: http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=dffa93198738a0cae64cd2343d53445e3161d92d
Author: Ethan Jackson <ethan at nicira.com>
		
ofproto-dpif: Rate limit facet_check_consistency()
		
With complex flow tables, facet_check_consistency() can be
expensive enough to show up in flow setup performance benchmarks.
In my testing this patch gives us a roughly 10% improvement in
TCP_CRR and ovs-benchmark.

Signed-off-by: Ethan Jackson <ethan at nicira.com>


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Summary of changes:
 ofproto/ofproto-dpif.c |   17 ++++++++++++++++-
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