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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
To: wangyunjian <wangyunjian@huawei.com>
Cc: "dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>,
	"keith.wiles@intel.com" <keith.wiles@intel.com>,
	"ophirmu@mellanox.com" <ophirmu@mellanox.com>,
	"Lilijun (Jerry)" <jerry.lilijun@huawei.com>,
	xudingke <xudingke@huawei.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [dpdk-stable] [PATCH] net/tap: free mempool when closing
Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2020 12:57:41 +0200
Message-ID: <6863536.XA1mUAnDxV@thomas> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <34EFBCA9F01B0748BEB6B629CE643AE60DA0D229@dggemm513-mbx.china.huawei.com>

28/08/2020 14:51, wangyunjian:
> From: Thomas Monjalon [mailto:thomas@monjalon.net]
> > 06/08/2020 14:47, wangyunjian:
> > > From: Thomas Monjalon [mailto:thomas@monjalon.net]
> > > > 29/07/2020 13:35, wangyunjian:
> > > > > From: Yunjian Wang <wangyunjian@huawei.com>
> > > > >
> > > > > When setup tx queues, we will create a mempool for the 'gso_ctx'.
> > > > > The mempool is not freed when closing tap device. If free the tap
> > > > > device and create it with different name, it will create a new
> > > > > mempool. This maybe cause an OOM.
> > > >
> > > > While at it, please look at implementing RTE_ETH_DEV_CLOSE_REMOVE
> > > > behaviour in tap. Thanks
> > > >
> > >
> > > I read the codes about tap device. Currently, the tap pmd doesn't use
> > > RTE_ETH_DEV_CLOSE_REMOVE flag.
> > 
> > I know. That's why I suggest to switch to RTE_ETH_DEV_CLOSE_REMOVE.
> > Please see this deprecation notice:
> > 	http://git.dpdk.org/dpdk/commit/?id=7efbaa7b4e423
> 
> OK, I have sent a patch to add this feature for tap device.
> 
> https://patchwork.dpdk.org/patch/76137/

Thanks a lot




  reply	other threads:[~2020-09-01 10:57 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-07-29 11:35 [dpdk-dev] " wangyunjian
2020-08-05 13:47 ` [dpdk-dev] [dpdk-stable] " Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-06 12:47   ` wangyunjian
2020-08-06 13:19     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-28 12:51       ` wangyunjian
2020-09-01 10:57         ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]
2020-08-05 16:35 ` [dpdk-dev] " Ferruh Yigit
2020-08-06 12:45   ` wangyunjian
2020-08-06 13:04     ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-08-06 13:35       ` wangyunjian
2020-08-08  9:58 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " wangyunjian
2020-09-14 14:43   ` Ferruh Yigit

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