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SubjectRe:[PATCH v14 06/17] Use callback to deal with skb_release_data() specially.
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From: Xin Xiaohui <xiaohui.xin@intel.com>

>> Hmm, I suggest you read the comment two lines above.
>>
>> If destructor_arg is now cleared each time we allocate a new skb, then,
>> please move it before dataref in shinfo structure, so that the following
>> memset() does the job efficiently...
>
>
>Something like :
>
>diff --git a/include/linux/skbuff.h b/include/linux/skbuff.h
>index e6ba898..2dca504 100644
>--- a/include/linux/skbuff.h
>+++ b/include/linux/skbuff.h
>@@ -195,6 +195,9 @@ struct skb_shared_info {
> __be32 ip6_frag_id;
> __u8 tx_flags;
> struct sk_buff *frag_list;
>+ /* Intermediate layers must ensure that destructor_arg
>+ * remains valid until skb destructor */
>+ void *destructor_arg;
> struct skb_shared_hwtstamps hwtstamps;
>
> /*
>@@ -202,9 +205,6 @@ struct skb_shared_info {
> */
> atomic_t dataref;
>
>- /* Intermediate layers must ensure that destructor_arg
>- * remains valid until skb destructor */
>- void * destructor_arg;
> /* must be last field, see pskb_expand_head() */
> skb_frag_t frags[MAX_SKB_FRAGS];
> };
>
>

Will that affect the cache line?
Or, we can move the line to clear destructor_arg to the end of __alloc_skb().
It looks like as the following, which one do you prefer?

Thanks
Xiaohui

---
net/core/skbuff.c | 8 ++++++++
1 files changed, 8 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
diff --git a/net/core/skbuff.c b/net/core/skbuff.c
index c83b421..df852f2 100644
--- a/net/core/skbuff.c
+++ b/net/core/skbuff.c
@@ -224,6 +224,7 @@ struct sk_buff *__alloc_skb(unsigned int size, gfp_t gfp_mask,

child->fclone = SKB_FCLONE_UNAVAILABLE;
}
+ shinfo->destructor_arg = NULL;
out:
return skb;
nodata:
@@ -343,6 +344,13 @@ static void skb_release_data(struct sk_buff *skb)
if (skb_has_frags(skb))
skb_drop_fraglist(skb);

+ if (skb->dev && dev_is_mpassthru(skb->dev)) {
+ struct skb_ext_page *ext_page =
+ skb_shinfo(skb)->destructor_arg;
+ if (ext_page && ext_page->dtor)
+ ext_page->dtor(ext_page);
+ }
+
kfree(skb->head);
}
}
--
1.7.3


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