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From: Yong Wang <yongwang@vmware.com>
To: Yan Freedland <YanF@Radware.com>, "dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] VMXNET3 with 3 processes
Date: Tue, 4 Nov 2014 20:11:52 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <D07E71F4.24080%yongwang@vmware.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CEFFBC011B3590479939EA0B9311D2152691C277@ILMB1.corp.radware.com>

On 11/3/14, 7:49 AM, "Yan Freedland" <YanF@Radware.com> wrote:

>I am trying to initialize the environment for 3 processes and 2 ports.
>Currently I fail in vmxnet3_dev_start (0).
>The exact place is as follows:
>	/* Activate device by register write */
>	if (status != 0) {  <<<<<<<<<< status == 1 in my case
>		PMD_INIT_LOG(ERR, "Device activation in %s(): UNSUCCESSFUL", __func__);
>		return -1;
>	}
>Do you have any idea what might it be ? BTW when I used the same
>configuration with 2 processes all worked fine.


Do you mean 2/3 processes or 2/3 cores?  Can you post the exact cmd you
used? In particular, how many tx/rx queues you used to configure the dev?
vmxnet3 device has some requirement on the number of rx queues (needs to
be a power-of-two) and not sure if that¹s related.


      reply	other threads:[~2014-11-04 20:02 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-11-03 15:49 Yan Freedland
2014-11-04 20:11 ` Yong Wang [this message]

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