[ovs-git] [openvswitch/ovs] 05a00f: netdev-dpdk: fix mbuf leaks

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Fri Mar 11 00:57:48 UTC 2016

  Branch: refs/heads/branch-2.5
  Home:   https://github.com/openvswitch/ovs
  Commit: 05a00f12f2c4e25077f0ca55f7f6734908932abf
  Author: Yuanhan Liu <yuanhan.liu at linux.intel.com>
  Date:   2016-03-10 (Thu, 10 Mar 2016)

  Changed paths:
    M lib/netdev-dpdk.c

  Log Message:
  netdev-dpdk: fix mbuf leaks

mbufs could be chained (by the "next" field of rte_mbuf struct), when
an mbuf is not big enough to hold a big packet, say when TSO is enabled.

rte_pktmbuf_free_seg() frees the head mbuf only, leading mbuf leaks.
This patch fix it by invoking the right API rte_pktmbuf_free(), to
free all mbufs in the chain.

Signed-off-by: Yuanhan Liu <yuanhan.liu at linux.intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Daniele Di Proietto <diproiettod at vmware.com>

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