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From: Wisam Monther <wisamm@nvidia.com>
To: oulijun <oulijun@huawei.com>,
	"ferruh.yigit@intel.com" <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>,
	"wenzhuo.lu@intel.com" <wenzhuo.lu@intel.com>,
	"beilei.xing@intel.com" <beilei.xing@intel.com>,
	"bernard.iremonger@intel.com" <bernard.iremonger@intel.com>
Cc: "dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [RFC] app/testpmd: support multi-process
Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 14:21:17 +0000
Message-ID: <MWHPR12MB16772DFE4DDD7104C736263DA4AA0@MWHPR12MB1677.namprd12.prod.outlook.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <53d7c028-e01f-d4e0-9a88-5c9a8b9bd083@huawei.com>



> -----Original Message-----
> From: oulijun <oulijun@huawei.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 12, 2021 4:13 PM
> To: Wisam Monther <wisamm@nvidia.com>; ferruh.yigit@intel.com;
> wenzhuo.lu@intel.com; beilei.xing@intel.com;
> bernard.iremonger@intel.com
> Cc: dev@dpdk.org
> Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [RFC] app/testpmd: support multi-process
> 
> 
> 
> 在 2021/1/10 20:32, Wisam Monther 写道:
> > Hi,
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: dev <dev-bounces@dpdk.org> On Behalf Of Lijun Ou
> >> Sent: Friday, January 8, 2021 11:46 AM
> >> To: ferruh.yigit@intel.com; wenzhuo.lu@intel.com;
> >> beilei.xing@intel.com; bernard.iremonger@intel.com
> >> Cc: dev@dpdk.org
> >> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [RFC] app/testpmd: support multi-process
> >>
> >> This patch adds multi-process support for testpmd.
> >> The test cmd example as follows:
> >> the primary cmd:
> >> ./testpmd -w xxx --file-prefix=xx -l 0-1 -n 2 -- -i\
> >> --rxq=16 --txq=16 --num-procs=2 --proc-id=0 the secondary cmd:
> >> ./testpmd -w xxx --file-prefix=xx -l 2-3 -n 2 -- -i\
> >> --rxq=16 --txq=16 --num-procs=2 --proc-id=1
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Min Hu (Connor) <humin29@huawei.com>
> >> Signed-off-by: Lijun Ou <oulijun@huawei.com>
> >> ---
> >>   app/test-pmd/cmdline.c    |   6 ++-
> >>   app/test-pmd/config.c     |   9 +++-
> >>   app/test-pmd/parameters.c |   9 ++++
> >>   app/test-pmd/testpmd.c    | 133
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++--
> >> ------------
> >>   app/test-pmd/testpmd.h    |   7 +++
> >>   5 files changed, 121 insertions(+), 43 deletions(-)
> >>
> >
> > +1 for having this support for testpmd.
> >
> > Some questions in my mind:
> > How are the queues distributing here? In example I see 16 defined, are
> they for one instance or for all?
> > Will all processes have same memory region? If installing one RTE_FLOW in
> one instance will be active for all?
> > Same question for detaching device in one instance, how it will reflect on
> others?
> > There is many other scenarios like this, how it will handle those?
> >
> Hi,Wisam Monther
>    Firstly, thank you for your questions. According to the current
> implementation scheme, all queues are evenly allocated to different
> processes based on proc_num and proc_id。
> The number of receiving queues, number of processes, and process ID are
> specified for the master and slave processes. After being created by the
> main process, the sending and receiving queues are evenly distributed to all
> processes. The following shows the calculation rule for the Testpmd to
> allocate queues to each process after the proc ID is specified.
> start(queue start id) = proc_id * nb_q / num_procs;
> end(queue end id) = start + nb_q / num_procs;
> 
> For example, if support 16 txq and rxq
> the 0 ~7 for primary process
> the 8 ~15 for secondary process
> 
> all process have the same memory region.

Ok great, Thanks that' make sense.
What about the impact of installing RTE_FLOW rule into one instance, does it apply on all? I'm talking about SW side, not HW side?
The impact of detaching device from secondary/primary only, how it's designed to handle such cases?

> 
> Thanks
> Lijun Ou
> 
> > BRs,
> > Wisam Jaddo
> > .
> >

  reply	other threads:[~2021-01-12 14:21 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 76+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-08  9:46 Lijun Ou
2021-01-08 10:28 ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-01-09  9:54   ` oulijun
2021-01-10 12:32 ` Wisam Monther
2021-01-12 14:13   ` oulijun
2021-01-12 14:21     ` Wisam Monther [this message]
2021-01-14  2:46       ` oulijun
2021-01-20 14:06 ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC V2] " Lijun Ou
2021-03-05  1:04   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] " Lijun Ou
2021-03-05  4:05     ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-03-10 11:11       ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-11  2:47     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-22  2:27       ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-03-22  6:35         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-06-15 12:23       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v14] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-07-02 12:09       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v15] " Andrew Rybchenko
2021-07-02 12:47         ` Andrew Rybchenko
2021-07-08 12:20           ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-07-08 12:30             ` Andrew Rybchenko
2021-07-08 12:51               ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-07-10  3:50       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v16] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-07-24 11:45         ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-07-26  0:26           ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-07-26  6:30             ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-07-26  7:28               ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-08-02  1:51                 ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-08-02  8:03                   ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-08-16 18:12                     ` Singh, Aman Deep
2021-08-24 12:18                       ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-08-24 13:27                         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-08-25  2:06       ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v17] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-09-07 13:23         ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-09-08  0:48           ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-11  9:07     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-20  0:58       ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-22  7:07     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-22 11:19       ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-03-24  8:08       ` Li, Xiaoyun
2021-03-25 13:32         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-25 23:25           ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-03-26  6:46             ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-25 13:17     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-26  6:46     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-26  8:52     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v7] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-29  7:51       ` Li, Xiaoyun
2021-03-30  1:48         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-30  1:48     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v8] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-30  2:17       ` Li, Xiaoyun
2021-03-30  6:36         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-30  3:11       ` Ajit Khaparde
2021-03-30  6:41         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-03-30 10:19           ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-03-30 10:43             ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-08 10:32               ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-08 13:27                 ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-09  0:45                   ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-12 16:37       ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-15  7:54         ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-16  2:20           ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-16  1:52     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v9] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-16 16:30       ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-17  6:12         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-17  6:12     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v10] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-17 22:21       ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-19  1:03         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-19  1:03     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v11] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-19 13:42       ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-04-21  9:08         ` Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-21  8:36     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v12] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-04-22  1:18     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v13] " Min Hu (Connor)
2021-06-08  8:42       ` Andrew Rybchenko
2021-06-08 10:22         ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-06-08 10:39           ` Andrew Rybchenko
2021-06-08 12:02             ` Thomas Monjalon
2021-06-08 12:36             ` Ferruh Yigit
2021-06-15 12:04         ` Min Hu (Connor)

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