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From: Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com>
To: Bruce Richardson <bruce.richardson@intel.com>
Cc: dev@dpdk.org, Chao Zhu <bjzhuc@cn.ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 1/7] Split atomic operations to architecture specific
Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:24:09 -0400
Message-ID: <20140929152409.GF26483@hmsreliant.think-freely.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20140929110522.GF12072@BRICHA3-MOBL>

On Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 12:05:22PM +0100, Bruce Richardson wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 05:33:32AM -0400, Chao Zhu wrote:
> > This patch splits the atomic operations from DPDK and push them to
> > architecture specific arch directories, so that other processor
> > architecture to support DPDK can be easily adopted.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Chao Zhu <bjzhuc@cn.ibm.com>
> > ---
> >  lib/librte_eal/common/Makefile                     |    2 +-
> >  .../common/include/i686/arch/rte_atomic_arch.h     |  378 ++++++++++++++++++++
> >  lib/librte_eal/common/include/rte_atomic.h         |  172 +--------
> >  .../common/include/x86_64/arch/rte_atomic_arch.h   |  378 ++++++++++++++++++++
> >  4 files changed, 772 insertions(+), 158 deletions(-)
> >  create mode 100644 lib/librte_eal/common/include/i686/arch/rte_atomic_arch.h
> >  create mode 100644 lib/librte_eal/common/include/x86_64/arch/rte_atomic_arch.h
> > 
> <...snip...>
> > +#define	rte_compiler_barrier() rte_arch_compiler_barrier()
> 
> Small question: shouldn't the compiler barrier be independent of 
> architecture?
> 
Agreed, compiler intrinsics I thought were used to define barriers, regardless
of arch (__memory_barrier() is the gcc intrinsic IIRC)
Neil

> /Bruce
> 
> 

  reply	other threads:[~2014-09-29 15:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-09-26  9:33 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 0/7] Patches to split architecture specific operations from DPDK Chao Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 1/7] Split atomic operations to architecture specific Chao Zhu
2014-09-29 11:05   ` Bruce Richardson
2014-09-29 15:24     ` Neil Horman [this message]
2014-09-30  2:18       ` Chao CH Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/7] Split byte order " Chao Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 3/7] Split CPU cycle operation " Chao Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 4/7] Split prefetch operations " Chao Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 5/7] Split spinlock " Chao Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 6/7] Split memcpy operation " Chao Zhu
2014-09-26  9:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 7/7] Split CPU flags operations " Chao Zhu
2014-10-03 13:21 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 0/7] Patches to split architecture specific operations from DPDK David Marchand
2014-10-03 13:29   ` Bruce Richardson
2014-10-13  2:36   ` Chao CH Zhu
2014-10-06 21:46 ` Cyril Chemparathy
2014-10-12  9:14   ` Chao CH Zhu

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