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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 11:10:12 +0100
Message-ID: <3230077.QOtjOU5lvA@xps13> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <F35DEAC7BCE34641BA9FAC6BCA4A12E70A7AB9C4@SHSMSX104.ccr.corp.intel.com>

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.

OK, so you should explain that only these values are allowed.
In general, it's something we explain in the comment of the function.

By the way, why only these values are allowed?

-- 
Thomas

  reply	other threads:[~2014-10-28 10:01 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 [this message]
2014-10-28 10:18         ` Richardson, Bruce
2014-10-28 13:20           ` Zhang, Helin
2014-10-28 14:22             ` Thomas Monjalon
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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