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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
To: dev@dpdk.org
Cc: bruce.richardson@intel.com, Matan Azrad <matan@mellanox.com>,
	Shahaf Shuler <shahafs@mellanox.com>,
	John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>,
	Marko Kovacevic <marko.kovacevic@intel.com>,
	Viacheslav Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@mellanox.com>
Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 1/4] net/mlx: add static ibverbs linkage with meson
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 16:43:59 +0100
Message-ID: <20200127154402.4008069-2-thomas@monjalon.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200127154402.4008069-1-thomas@monjalon.net>

The libibverbs (and libmlx4/5) can be statically embedded
in the shared PMD library, or in the application with the static PMD.
It was supported with make build system in
commit 2c0dd7b69fb0 ("config: add static linkage of mlx dependency").

The same feature is enabled with meson when using pkg-config
(i.e. only if the call to dependency() is successful).
The fallback method for searching library with cc.find_library()
is not supported because the dependencies of the found library
would not be linked (no such info in .a file unlike .so).

The main difference, in meson build system, is the generated .pc file
giving arguments to link DPDK with the application.
Unfortunately the .pc file will not keep memory of the static linkage
option for libibverbs.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
---
 doc/guides/nics/mlx4.rst     | 4 ++++
 doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst     | 4 ++++
 drivers/net/mlx4/meson.build | 5 +++--
 drivers/net/mlx5/meson.build | 5 +++--
 meson_options.txt            | 4 ++--
 5 files changed, 16 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/mlx4.rst b/doc/guides/nics/mlx4.rst
index d0e8a8b2ff..4b1d1aceb2 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/mlx4.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/mlx4.rst
@@ -92,6 +92,10 @@ These options can be modified in the ``.config`` file.
   adds additional run-time checks and debugging messages at the cost of
   lower performance.
 
+This option is available in meson:
+
+- ``ibverbs_link`` can be ``static``, ``shared``, or ``dlopen``.
+
 Environment variables
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
index 66997f1ae7..b3bd3bba34 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
@@ -278,6 +278,10 @@ These options can be modified in the ``.config`` file.
    64. Default armv8a configuration of make build and meson build set it to 128
    then brings performance degradation.
 
+This option is available in meson:
+
+- ``ibverbs_link`` can be ``static``, ``shared``, or ``dlopen``.
+
 Environment variables
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx4/meson.build b/drivers/net/mlx4/meson.build
index 9eb4988420..51d9784ee2 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx4/meson.build
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx4/meson.build
@@ -9,6 +9,7 @@ if not is_linux
 endif
 build = true
 
+static_ibverbs = (get_option('ibverbs_link') == 'static')
 pmd_dlopen = (get_option('ibverbs_link') == 'dlopen')
 LIB_GLUE_BASE = 'librte_pmd_mlx4_glue.so'
 LIB_GLUE_VERSION = '18.02.0'
@@ -24,8 +25,8 @@ endif
 libnames = [ 'mlx4', 'ibverbs' ]
 libs = []
 foreach libname:libnames
-	lib = dependency('lib' + libname, required:false)
-	if not lib.found()
+	lib = dependency('lib' + libname, static:static_ibverbs, required:false)
+	if not lib.found() and not static_ibverbs
 		lib = cc.find_library(libname, required:false)
 	endif
 	if lib.found()
diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx5/meson.build b/drivers/net/mlx5/meson.build
index 3ad4f02a53..a4f2f79f22 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx5/meson.build
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx5/meson.build
@@ -9,6 +9,7 @@ if not is_linux
 endif
 build = true
 
+static_ibverbs = (get_option('ibverbs_link') == 'static')
 pmd_dlopen = (get_option('ibverbs_link') == 'dlopen')
 LIB_GLUE_BASE = 'librte_pmd_mlx5_glue.so'
 LIB_GLUE_VERSION = '20.02.0'
@@ -24,8 +25,8 @@ endif
 libnames = [ 'mlx5', 'ibverbs' ]
 libs = []
 foreach libname:libnames
-	lib = dependency('lib' + libname, required:false)
-	if not lib.found()
+	lib = dependency('lib' + libname, static:static_ibverbs, required:false)
+	if not lib.found() and not static_ibverbs
 		lib = cc.find_library(libname, required:false)
 	endif
 	if lib.found()
diff --git a/meson_options.txt b/meson_options.txt
index 53dfe13c30..0a02f2faf9 100644
--- a/meson_options.txt
+++ b/meson_options.txt
@@ -12,8 +12,8 @@ option('examples', type: 'string', value: '',
 	description: 'Comma-separated list of examples to build by default')
 option('flexran_sdk', type: 'string', value: '',
 	description: 'Path to FlexRAN SDK optional Libraries for BBDEV device')
-option('ibverbs_link', type: 'combo', choices : ['shared', 'dlopen'], value: 'shared',
-	description: 'Linkage method (shared/dlopen) for Mellanox PMDs with ibverbs dependencies.')
+option('ibverbs_link', type: 'combo', choices : ['static', 'shared', 'dlopen'], value: 'shared',
+	description: 'Linkage method (static/shared/dlopen) for Mellanox PMDs with ibverbs dependencies.')
 option('include_subdir_arch', type: 'string', value: '',
 	description: 'subdirectory where to install arch-dependent headers')
 option('kernel_dir', type: 'string', value: '',
-- 
2.24.1


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Thread overview: 59+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-01-16  7:16 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 0/3] add static ibverbs in meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-16  7:16 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 1/3] buildtools: rework static pkg-config script Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-16  7:16 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/3] build: allow to hide dependencies from pkg-config Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-17 17:34   ` Bruce Richardson
2020-01-16  7:16 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 3/3] net/mlx: support static ibverbs linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-27 15:43 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 0/4] add static ibverbs in meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-27 15:43   ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]
2020-01-27 15:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/4] buildtools: get static mlx dependencies for meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-29 15:37     ` Bruce Richardson
2020-01-29 17:48       ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-29 17:50         ` Bruce Richardson
2020-01-29 18:49           ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-29 17:48       ` Bruce Richardson
2020-01-27 15:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 3/4] build: allow hiding dependencies from pkg-config Thomas Monjalon
2020-01-27 15:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 4/4] net/mlx: workaround static linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-04 11:48   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 0/4] add static ibverbs in meson Bruce Richardson
2020-02-04 14:27     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-04 14:33       ` Bruce Richardson
2020-02-04 15:14         ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-04 15:20           ` Bruce Richardson
2020-02-11  1:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/5] mlx ibverbs linking " Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11  1:19     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 1/5] net/mlx: add static ibverbs linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11  1:19     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 2/5] buildtools: get static mlx dependencies for meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11  1:19     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 3/5] net/mlx: workaround static linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11 11:29       ` Bruce Richardson
2020-02-11 11:36         ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11 11:43           ` Bruce Richardson
2020-02-11  1:19     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 4/5] net/mlx: rename meson variable for dlopen option Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11  1:19     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 5/5] net/mlx: fix overlinking with meson and glue dlopen Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11 11:32       ` Bruce Richardson
2020-02-11 11:34         ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-11 11:33     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/5] mlx ibverbs linking in meson Bruce Richardson
2020-02-12  1:59 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 0/6] " Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  1:59   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 1/6] drivers: cleanup meson build variable Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  9:26     ` Xu, Rosen
2020-02-12  9:32       ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 15:04         ` [dpdk-dev] [dpdklab] " Jeremy Plsek
2020-02-12 15:18           ` Jeremy Plsek
2020-02-12 16:30             ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 16:36               ` Jeremy Plsek
2020-02-12 16:42                 ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 16:46                   ` Jeremy Plsek
2020-02-12 17:38                     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 18:03                       ` Jeremy Plsek
2020-02-12  1:59   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 2/6] net/mlx: add static ibverbs linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  1:59   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 3/6] buildtools: get static mlx dependencies for meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  1:59   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 4/6] net/mlx: workaround static linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  1:59   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 5/6] net/mlx: rename meson variable for dlopen option Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  1:59   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 6/6] net/mlx: fix overlinking with meson and glue dlopen Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12  2:08   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 0/6] mlx ibverbs linking in meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 22:07 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 " Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 22:07   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/6] drivers: cleanup meson build variable Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-13  0:25     ` Xu, Rosen
2020-02-12 22:07   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/6] net/mlx: add static ibverbs linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 22:07   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 3/6] buildtools: get static mlx dependencies for meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 22:07   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 4/6] net/mlx: workaround static linkage with meson Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 22:07   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 5/6] net/mlx: rename meson variable for dlopen option Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-12 22:07   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 6/6] net/mlx: fix overlinking with meson and glue dlopen Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-13 13:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/6] mlx ibverbs linking in meson Raslan Darawsheh

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