DPDK patches and discussions
 help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Bruce Richardson <bruce.richardson@intel.com>
To: Morten Brørup <mb@smartsharesystems.com>
Cc: Jeff Guo <jia.guo@intel.com>,
	Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>,
	Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>,
	Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>,
	qiming.yang@intel.com, beilei.xing@intel.com,
	wei.zhao1@intel.com, qi.z.zhang@intel.com, jingjing.wu@intel.com,
	dev@dpdk.org, helin.zhang@intel.com, barbette@kth.se
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [RFC] ethdev: rte_eth_rx_burst() requirements fornb_pkts
Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 11:07:19 +0100
Message-ID: <20200828100719.GA575@bricha3-MOBL.ger.corp.intel.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <98CBD80474FA8B44BF855DF32C47DC35C61261@smartserver.smartshare.dk>

On Fri, Aug 28, 2020 at 11:03:59AM +0200, Morten Brørup wrote:
> > From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Bruce Richardson
> >
<snip>
> > 
> > Right. For now then, it seems like just documenting a minimum burst
> > size is
> > reasonable.
> 
> I agree. It is so far from the spirit of DPDK to call rte_eth_rx_burst() with a small nb_pkts that the driver developers didn't even consider it. The API documentation needs fixing, not the drivers.
> 
> It doesn't take care of your example 4 packet latency sensitive application, though. Which BTW also doesn’t work today on drivers with vector support. So it might not be a real world scenario anyway. :-)
> 
AFAIK, 8 is the smallest burst guaranteed to work everywhere, but I think
just about everything bar the AVX2 i40e code path also supports 4 as a
burst size. Therefore adjusting to 4 as min-burst might well be reasonable.

/Bruce

  reply	other threads:[~2020-08-28 10:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 48+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-27  7:54 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1 0/4] maximize vector rx burst for PMDs Jeff Guo
2020-08-27  7:54 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1 1/4] net/ixgbe: maximize vector rx burst for ixgbe Jeff Guo
2020-08-27  7:54 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1 2/4] net/i40e: maximize vector rx burst for i40e Jeff Guo
2020-08-27  7:54 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1 3/4] net/ice: maximize vector rx burst for ice Jeff Guo
2020-08-27  7:54 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1 4/4] net/iavf: maximize vector rx burst for iavf Jeff Guo
2020-08-27  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC] ethdev: rte_eth_rx_burst() requirements for nb_pkts Morten Brørup
2020-08-27  9:09   ` Bruce Richardson
2020-08-27  9:31     ` Morten Brørup
2020-08-27  9:43       ` Bruce Richardson
2020-08-27 10:13         ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC] ethdev: rte_eth_rx_burst() requirements fornb_pkts Morten Brørup
2020-08-27 11:41           ` Bruce Richardson
2020-08-28  9:03             ` Morten Brørup
2020-08-28 10:07               ` Bruce Richardson [this message]
2020-08-28 10:50                 ` Morten Brørup
2020-08-29 10:15                 ` Morten Brørup
2020-09-09  6:36 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/5] fix vector rx burst for PMDs Jeff Guo
2020-09-09  6:36   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 1/5] net/iavf: fix vector rx burst for iavf Jeff Guo
2020-09-09  6:36   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 2/5] net/ixgbe: fix vector rx burst for ixgbe Jeff Guo
     [not found]     ` <VI1PR0802MB23518C6B517B6EAD8E018CD49E260@VI1PR0802MB2351.eurprd08.prod.outlook.com>
2020-09-09  9:54       ` [dpdk-dev] 回复: " Feifei Wang
2020-09-09  6:36   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 3/5] net/i40e: fix vector rx burst for i40e Jeff Guo
2020-09-09  6:36   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 4/5] net/ice: fix vector rx burst for ice Jeff Guo
2020-09-15  7:10     ` Han, YingyaX
2020-09-09  6:36   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 5/5] net/fm10k: fix vector rx burst for fm10k Jeff Guo
2020-09-09  6:45   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/5] fix vector rx burst for PMDs Wang, Haiyue
2020-09-09  7:03     ` Guo, Jia
2020-09-09  7:05       ` Wang, Haiyue
2020-09-09  7:43         ` Morten Brørup
2020-09-09  7:55           ` Wang, Haiyue
2020-09-09  8:01             ` Guo, Jia
2020-09-17  7:58 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 " Jeff Guo
2020-09-17  7:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 1/5] net/iavf: fix vector rx burst for iavf Jeff Guo
2020-09-17  7:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 2/5] net/ixgbe: fix vector rx burst for ixgbe Jeff Guo
2020-09-17  7:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 3/5] net/i40e: fix vector rx burst for i40e Jeff Guo
2020-09-17  7:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 4/5] net/ice: fix vector rx burst for ice Jeff Guo
2020-09-17 11:03     ` Zhang, Qi Z
2020-09-18  3:20       ` Guo, Jia
2020-09-18  3:41         ` Zhang, Qi Z
2020-09-18  4:41           ` Guo, Jia
2020-09-18  5:39             ` Zhang, Qi Z
2020-09-17  7:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 5/5] net/fm10k: fix vector rx burst for fm10k Jeff Guo
2020-10-16  9:44 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/5] fix vector rx burst for PMDs Jeff Guo
2020-10-16  9:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/5] net/ixgbe: fix vector rx burst for ixgbe Jeff Guo
2020-10-16  9:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/5] net/i40e: fix vector rx burst for i40e Jeff Guo
2020-10-16  9:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 3/5] net/ice: fix vector rx burst for ice Jeff Guo
2020-10-16  9:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 4/5] net/fm10k: fix vector rx burst for fm10k Jeff Guo
2020-10-16  9:44   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 5/5] net/iavf: fix vector rx burst for iavf Jeff Guo
2020-10-23  5:09     ` Ling, WeiX
2020-10-23 10:11   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/5] fix vector rx burst for PMDs Zhang, Qi Z

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20200828100719.GA575@bricha3-MOBL.ger.corp.intel.com \
    --to=bruce.richardson@intel.com \
    --cc=arybchenko@solarflare.com \
    --cc=barbette@kth.se \
    --cc=beilei.xing@intel.com \
    --cc=dev@dpdk.org \
    --cc=ferruh.yigit@intel.com \
    --cc=helin.zhang@intel.com \
    --cc=jia.guo@intel.com \
    --cc=jingjing.wu@intel.com \
    --cc=mb@smartsharesystems.com \
    --cc=qi.z.zhang@intel.com \
    --cc=qiming.yang@intel.com \
    --cc=thomas@monjalon.net \
    --cc=wei.zhao1@intel.com \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

DPDK patches and discussions

This inbox may be cloned and mirrored by anyone:

	git clone --mirror http://inbox.dpdk.org/dev/0 dev/git/0.git

	# If you have public-inbox 1.1+ installed, you may
	# initialize and index your mirror using the following commands:
	public-inbox-init -V2 dev dev/ http://inbox.dpdk.org/dev \
		dev@dpdk.org
	public-inbox-index dev

Example config snippet for mirrors.
Newsgroup available over NNTP:
	nntp://inbox.dpdk.org/inbox.dpdk.dev


AGPL code for this site: git clone https://public-inbox.org/public-inbox.git