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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon@6wind.com>
To: "Zhang, Helin" <helin.zhang@intel.com>
Cc: dev@dpdk.org
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 04/13] ethdev: support of multiple sizes of redirection table
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:22:46 +0100
Message-ID: <16840005.4l2yIG62TI@xps13> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <F35DEAC7BCE34641BA9FAC6BCA4A12E70A7AC115@SHSMSX104.ccr.corp.intel.com>

2014-10-28 13:20, Zhang, Helin:
> From: Richardson, Bruce
> > From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Thomas Monjalon
> > > 2014-10-28 00:33, Zhang, Helin:
> > > > From: Thomas Monjalon [mailto:thomas.monjalon@6wind.com]
> > > > > 2014-09-25 16:40, Helin Zhang:
> > > > > >  /* Definitions used for redirection table entry size */
> > > > > > -#define ETH_RSS_RETA_NUM_ENTRIES 128
> > > > > > -#define ETH_RSS_RETA_MAX_QUEUE   16
> > > > > > +#define ETH_RSS_RETA_SIZE_64  64
> > > > > > +#define ETH_RSS_RETA_SIZE_128 128
> > > > > > +#define ETH_RSS_RETA_SIZE_512 512
> > > > > > +
> > > > > > +#define RTE_BIT_WIDTH_64 (CHAR_BIT * sizeof(uint64_t))
> > > > >
> > > > > Are these constants really needed?
> > > >
> > > > These constants were defined for the third input parameter of
> > > > rte_eth_dev_rss_reta_update() and rte_eth_dev_rss_reta_query(). End
> > > > users need
> > > > to give the correct reta size listed as above, as other values is
> > > > not valid. So it would be
> > > > better to list the valid reta sizes in macros here.
> > >
> > If only limited range of values are allowed, would an enum work better than a set
> > of macros?
> 
> Good idea! Any other comments for this from other guys?

I would prefer the API to be independent of the hardware capabilities.

-- 
Thomas

  reply	other threads:[~2014-10-28 14:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 82+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-09-25  8:40 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 00/13] " Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 01/13] app/testpmd: code style fix Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 02/13] i40evf: " Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 03/13] ethdev: add more annotation Helin Zhang
2014-10-21 20:38   ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-21 22:20     ` Zhang, Helin
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 04/13] ethdev: support of multiple sizes of redirection table Helin Zhang
2014-10-21 20:53   ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-28  0:33     ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-28 10:10       ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-28 10:18         ` Richardson, Bruce
2014-10-28 13:20           ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-28 14:22             ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]
2014-10-29  8:18               ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-28 12:00         ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-28 12:13           ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-28 12:36             ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-29  8:24           ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-29 10:00             ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 05/13] igb: add new function for VF ops of 'dev_infos_get' Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 06/13] igb: rework of updating/querying reta Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 07/13] ixgbe: add new function for VF ops of 'dev_infos_get' Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 08/13] ixgbe: rework of updating/querying reta Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 09/13] i40e: support of setting hash lookup table size Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 10/13] i40e: support of getting redirection " Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 11/13] i40e: rework of updating/querying reta Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 12/13] i40evf: support of updating/querying redirection table Helin Zhang
2014-09-25  8:40 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 13/13] app/testpmd: rework of commands for updating/querying reta Helin Zhang
2014-10-10  3:11 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 00/13] support of multiple sizes of redirection table Liang, Cunming
2014-10-22 11:53 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/8] " Helin Zhang
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 1/8] app/testpmd: code style fix Helin Zhang
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 2/8] i40evf: " Helin Zhang
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 3/8] i40e: support of setting hash lookup table size Helin Zhang
2014-10-27 14:13     ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-27 20:21       ` Matthew Hall
2014-10-27 21:41         ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 4/8] igb: implement ops of 'dev_infos_get' for PF and VF respectively Helin Zhang
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 5/8] ixgbe: " Helin Zhang
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 6/8] i40e: rework of ops of 'dev_infos_get' for both PF and VF Helin Zhang
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 7/8] ethdev: support of multiple sizes of redirection table Helin Zhang
2014-10-27 14:23     ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-28  0:37       ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-28 10:04         ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-31  1:39           ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-31  8:46             ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-10-22 11:53   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 8/8] i40evf: support of updating/querying " Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 0/8] support of multiple sizes of " Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 1/8] app/testpmd: code style fix Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 2/8] i40evf: " Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 3/8] i40e: support of setting hash lookup table size Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 4/8] igb: implement ops of 'dev_infos_get' for PF and VF respectively Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 5/8] ixgbe: " Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 6/8] i40e: rework of ops of 'dev_infos_get' for both PF and VF Helin Zhang
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 7/8] ethdev: support of multiple sizes of redirection table Helin Zhang
2014-11-05 20:52       ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-11-06  1:02         ` Zhang, Helin
2014-11-06  8:33           ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-11-06  8:52             ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-31  9:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 8/8] i40evf: support of updating/querying " Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/8] support of multiple sizes of " Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/8] app/testpmd: code style fix Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/8] i40evf: " Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 3/8] i40e: support of setting hash lookup table size Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 4/8] igb: implement ops of 'dev_infos_get' for PF and VF respectively Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 5/8] ixgbe: " Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 6/8] i40e: rework of ops of 'dev_infos_get' for both PF and VF Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 7/8] ethdev: support of multiple sizes of redirection table Helin Zhang
2014-11-06 14:25       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 8/8] i40evf: support of updating/querying " Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 0/8] support of multiple sizes of " Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 1/8] app/testpmd: code style fix Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 2/8] i40evf: " Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 3/8] i40e: support of setting hash lookup table size Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 4/8] igb: implement ops of 'dev_infos_get' for PF and VF respectively Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 5/8] ixgbe: " Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 6/8] i40e: rework of ops of 'dev_infos_get' for both PF and VF Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 7/8] ethdev: support of multiple sizes of redirection table Helin Zhang
2014-11-15 16:03         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 8/8] i40evf: support of updating/querying " Helin Zhang
2014-11-24 22:20           ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-11-25  0:28             ` Zhang, Helin
2014-11-17 13:39         ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6 0/8] support of multiple sizes of " Ananyev, Konstantin
2014-11-24 22:00           ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-11-19  9:28         ` Chen, Erlu

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