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From: Ajit Khaparde <ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com>
To: Bing Zhao <bingz@nvidia.com>
Cc: Ori Kam <orika@nvidia.com>, Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>,
	 Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>,
	Andrew Rybchenko <andrew.rybchenko@oktetlabs.ru>,
	 dpdk-dev <dev@dpdk.org>, Xiaoyun Li <xiaoyun.li@intel.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 3/3] doc: update for conntrack
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 11:30:01 -0700
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On Fri, Apr 16, 2021 at 10:54 AM Bing Zhao <bingz@nvidia.com> wrote:
>
> The updated documentations include:
>   1. Release notes
>   2. rte_flow.rst
>   3. testpmd user guide
>
> Signed-off-by: Bing Zhao <bingz@nvidia.com>
> ---
>  doc/guides/prog_guide/rte_flow.rst          | 113 ++++++++++++++++++++
>  doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst      |   4 +
>  doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst |  35 ++++++
>  3 files changed, 152 insertions(+)
>
> diff --git a/doc/guides/prog_guide/rte_flow.rst b/doc/guides/prog_guide/rte_flow.rst
> index 2ecc48cfff..a1333819fc 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/prog_guide/rte_flow.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/prog_guide/rte_flow.rst
> @@ -1398,6 +1398,14 @@ Matches a eCPRI header.
>  - ``hdr``: eCPRI header definition (``rte_ecpri.h``).
>  - Default ``mask`` matches nothing, for all eCPRI messages.
>
> +Item: ``CONNTRACK``
> +^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> +
> +Matches a conntrack state after conntrack action.
> +
> +- ``flags``: conntrack packet state flags.
> +- Default ``mask`` matches all state bits.
> +
>  Actions
>  ~~~~~~~
>
> @@ -2842,6 +2850,111 @@ for ``RTE_FLOW_FIELD_VALUE`` and ``RTE_FLOW_FIELD_POINTER`` respectively.
>     | ``value``     | immediate value or a pointer to this value               |
>     +---------------+----------------------------------------------------------+
>
> +Action: ``CONNTRACK``
> +^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> +
> +Create a conntrack (connection tracking) context with the provided information.
> +
> +In stateful session like TCP, the conntrack action provides the ability to
> +examine every packet of this connection and associate the state to every
> +packet. It will help to realize the stateful offloading with little software
s/stateful offloading/stateful offload of connections

> +participation. For example, only the control packets like SYN / FIN or packets
> +with invalid state should be handled by the software.
s/invalid state should be handled by the software/invalid state may be
handled by the software while the rest of the control frames may be
handled in hardware.

> +
> +A conntrack context should be created via ``rte_flow_action_handle_create()``
> +before using. Then the handle with ``INDIRECT`` type is used for a flow rule
> +creation. If a flow rule with an opposite direction needs to be created, the
> +``rte_flow_action_handle_update()`` should be used to modify the direction.
> +
> +Not all the fields of the ``struct rte_flow_action_conntrack`` will be used
> +for a conntrack context creating, depending on the HW.
s/context creating/context creation.
s/depending on the HW./This capability will depend on the underlying hardware

> +The ``struct rte_flow_modify_conntrack`` should be used for an updating.
> +
> +The current conntrack context information could be queried via the
> +``rte_flow_action_handle_query()`` interface.
> +
> +.. _table_rte_flow_action_conntrack:
> +
> +.. table:: CONNTRACK
> +
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | Field                    | Value                                                       |
> +   +==========================+=============================================================+
> +   | ``peer_port``            | peer port number                                            |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``is_original_dir``      | direction of this connection for flow rule creating         |
s/for flow rule creating/for creating flow rule


> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``enable``               | enable the conntrack context                                |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``live_connection``      | one ack was seen for this connection                        |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``selective_ack``        | SACK enabled                                                |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``challenge_ack_passed`` | a challenge ack has passed                                  |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``last_direction``       | direction of the last passed packet                         |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``liberal_mode``         | only report state change                                    |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``state``                | current state                                               |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``max_ack_window``       | maximal window scaling factor                               |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``retransmission_limit`` | maximal retransmission times                                |
s/times/limit

> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``original_dir``         | TCP parameters of the original direction                    |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``reply_dir``            | TCP parameters of the reply direction                       |
> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``last_window``          | window value of the last passed packet                      |
s/value/size

> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``last_seq``             | sequence value of the last passed packet                    |
s/value/number

> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``last_ack``             | acknowledgement value the last passed packet                |
s/value/number

> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``last_end``             | sum acknowledgement and length value the last passed packet |
sum of ack number and length of the last passed packet
or
sum of acknowledgement number and length of the last passed packet

> +   +--------------------------+-------------------------------------------------------------+
> +
> +.. _table_rte_flow_tcp_dir_param:
> +
> +.. table:: configuration parameters for each direction
> +
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | Field               | Value                                                   |
> +   +=====================+=========================================================+
> +   | ``scale``           | TCP window scaling factor                               |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``close_initiated`` | FIN sent from this direction                            |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``last_ack_seen``   | an ACK packet received                                  |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``data_unacked``    | unacknowledged data for packets from this direction     |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``sent_end``        | max{seq + len} seen in sent packets                     |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``reply_end``       | max{sack + max{win, 1}} seen in reply packets           |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``max_win``         | max{max{win, 1}} + {sack - ack} seen in sent packets    |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +   | ``max_ack``         | max{ack} + seen in sent packets                         |
> +   +---------------------+---------------------------------------------------------+
> +
> +.. _table_rte_flow_modify_conntrack:
> +
> +.. table:: update a conntrack context
> +
> +   +----------------+---------------------------------------+
> +   | Field          | Value                                 |
> +   +================+=======================================+
> +   | ``new_ct``     | new conntrack information             |
> +   +----------------+---------------------------------------+
> +   | ``direction``  | direction will be updated             |
> +   +----------------+---------------------------------------+
> +   | ``state``      | other fields except will be updated   |
except what?
direction??

> +   +----------------+---------------------------------------+
> +   | ``reserved``   | reserved bits                         |
> +   +----------------+---------------------------------------+
> +
>  Negative types
>  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>
> diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst
> index e6f99350af..824eb72981 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst
> @@ -183,6 +183,10 @@ New Features
>      the events across multiple stages.
>    * This also reduced the scheduling overhead on a event device.
>
> +* **Added conntrack support for rte_flow.**
> +
> +  * Added conntrack action and item for stateful offloading.
> +
>  * **Updated testpmd.**
>
>    * Added a command line option to configure forced speed for Ethernet port.
> diff --git a/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst b/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst
> index 1fa6e2000e..4c029776aa 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst
> @@ -3791,6 +3791,8 @@ This section lists supported pattern items and their attributes, if any.
>    - ``s_field {unsigned}``: S field.
>    - ``seid {unsigned}``: session endpoint identifier.
>
> +- ``conntrack``: match conntrack state.
> +
>  Actions list
>  ^^^^^^^^^^^^
>
> @@ -4925,6 +4927,39 @@ NVGRE encapsulation header and sent to port id 0.
>   testpmd> flow create 0 ingress transfer pattern eth / end actions
>          sample ratio 1 index 0  / port_id id 2 / end
>
> +Sample conntrack rules
> +~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> +
> +Conntrack rules can be set by the following commands
> +
> +Need to construct the connection context with provided information.
> +In the first table, create a flow rule by using conntrack action and jump to
> +the next table. In the next table, create a rule to check the state.
> +
> +::
> +
> + testpmd> set conntrack com peer 1 is_orig 1 enable 1 live 1 sack 1 cack 0
> +        last_dir 0 liberal 0 state 1 max_ack_win 7 r_lim 5 last_win 510
> +        last_seq 2632987379 last_ack 2532480967 last_end 2632987379
> +        last_index 0x8
> + testpmd> set conntrack orig scale 7 fin 0 acked 1 unack_data 0
> +        sent_end 2632987379 reply_end 2633016339 max_win 28960
> +        max_ack 2632987379
> + testpmd> set conntrack rply scale 7 fin 0 acked 1 unack_data 0
> +        sent_end 2532480967 reply_end 2532546247 max_win 65280
> +        max_ack 2532480967
> + testpmd> flow indirect_action 0 create ingress action conntrack / end
> + testpmd> flow create 0 group 3 ingress pattern eth / ipv4 / tcp / end actions indirect 0 / jump group 5 / end
> + testpmd> flow create 0 group 5 ingress pattern eth / ipv4 / tcp / conntrack is 1 / end actions queue index 5 / end
> +
> +Construct the conntrack again with only "is_orig" set to 0 (other fields are
> +ignored), then use "update" interface to update the direction. Create flow
s/use/use the

> +rules like above for the peer port.
By peer, do you mean peer system? Or remote/dst port of the TCP connection?

> +
> +::
> +
> + testpmd> flow indirect_action 0 update 0 action conntrack_update dir / end
> +
>  BPF Functions
>  --------------
>
> --
> 2.19.0.windows.1
>

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-04-16 18:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 45+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-03-18  7:30 [dpdk-dev] [RFC] ethdev: introduce conntrack flow action and item Bing Zhao
2021-03-22 15:16 ` Andrew Rybchenko
2021-04-07  7:43   ` Bing Zhao
2021-03-23 23:27 ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-04-07  2:41   ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-10 13:46 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] " Bing Zhao
2021-04-15 16:24   ` Ori Kam
2021-04-15 16:44     ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-15 16:41   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 0/2] " Bing Zhao
2021-04-15 16:41     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 1/2] " Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 10:49       ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-16 18:18         ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 12:41       ` Ori Kam
2021-04-16 18:05         ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 21:47           ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-04-17  6:10             ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-17 14:54               ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-04-15 16:41     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/2] app/testpmd: add CLI for conntrack Bing Zhao
2021-04-16  8:46       ` Ori Kam
2021-04-16 18:20         ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 17:54   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 0/3] ethdev: introduce conntrack flow action and item Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 17:54     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 1/3] " Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 18:30       ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-04-19 14:08         ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-19 16:21           ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 14:06       ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-19 16:13         ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 17:54     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 2/3] app/testpmd: add CLI for conntrack Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 17:54     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 3/3] doc: update " Bing Zhao
2021-04-16 18:22       ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-16 18:30       ` Ajit Khaparde [this message]
2021-04-19 17:28         ` Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 17:16   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 0/3] ethdev: introduce conntrack flow action and item Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 17:16     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 1/3] " Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 17:33       ` Ori Kam
2021-04-19 17:16     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 2/3] app/testpmd: add CLI for conntrack Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 17:35       ` Ori Kam
2021-04-19 17:16     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 3/3] doc: update " Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 17:32       ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-19 17:37       ` Ori Kam
2021-04-19 17:51   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 0/2] ethdev: introduce conntrack flow action and item Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 17:51     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 1/2] " Bing Zhao
2021-04-19 18:07       ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-19 23:29         ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-19 17:51     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 2/2] app/testpmd: add CLI for conntrack Bing Zhao

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