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From: Matteo Croce <mcroce@redhat.com>
To: Russell King - ARM Linux admin <linux@armlinux.org.uk>
Cc: Antoine Tenart <antoine.tenart@bootlin.com>,
	netdev <netdev@vger.kernel.org>,
	"gregory.clement@bootlin.com" <gregory.clement@bootlin.com>,
	LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Maxime Chevallier <maxime.chevallier@bootlin.com>,
	Nadav Haklai <nadavh@marvell.com>,
	Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni@bootlin.com>,
	"miquel.raynal@bootlin.com" <miquel.raynal@bootlin.com>,
	Stefan Chulski <stefanc@marvell.com>,
	Marcin Wojtas <mw@semihalf.com>,
	"David S . Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>,
	Linux ARM <linux-arm-kernel@lists.infradead.org>
Subject: Re: [EXT] Re: [PATCH net-next 3/5] net: mvpp2: cls: Use RSS contexts to handle RSS tables
Date: Wed, 20 May 2020 13:16:25 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAGnkfhx2qHVSBNTRQf+RQiRWBHxF5hPE=5m+YVKBv6C97P=BOw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200520111043.GK1551@shell.armlinux.org.uk>

On Wed, May 20, 2020 at 1:11 PM Russell King - ARM Linux admin
<linux@armlinux.org.uk> wrote:
>
> On Tue, May 19, 2020 at 07:05:34PM +0200, Matteo Croce wrote:
> > On Tue, 19 May 2020 12:05:20 +0200
> > Matteo Croce <mcroce@redhat.com> wrote:
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > The patch seems to work. I'm generating traffic with random MAC and IP
> > addresses, to have many flows:
> >
> > # tcpdump -tenni eth2
> > 9a:a9:b1:3a:b1:6b > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.4.0 > 192.168.0.4.0: UDP, length 12
> > 9e:92:fd:f8:7f:0a > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.4.0 > 192.168.0.4.0: UDP, length 12
> > 66:b7:11:8a:c2:1f > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.1.0 > 192.168.0.1.0: UDP, length 12
> > 7a:ba:58:bd:9a:62 > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.1.0 > 192.168.0.1.0: UDP, length 12
> > 7e:78:a9:97:70:3a > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.2.0 > 192.168.0.2.0: UDP, length 12
> > b2:81:91:34:ce:42 > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.2.0 > 192.168.0.2.0: UDP, length 12
> > 2a:05:52:d0:d9:3f > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.3.0 > 192.168.0.3.0: UDP, length 12
> > ee:ee:47:35:fa:81 > 00:51:82:11:22:02, ethertype IPv4 (0x0800), length 60: 10.0.0.3.0 > 192.168.0.3.0: UDP, length 12
> >
> > This is the default rate, with rxhash off:
> >
> > # utraf eth2
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 397.4 Mbps 827.9 Kpps
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 396.3 Mbps 825.7 Kpps
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 396.6 Mbps 826.3 Kpps
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 396.5 Mbps 826.1 Kpps
> >
> >     PID USER      PR  NI    VIRT    RES    SHR S  %CPU  %MEM     TIME+ COMMAND
> >       9 root      20   0       0      0      0 R  99.7   0.0   7:02.58 ksoftirqd/0
> >      15 root      20   0       0      0      0 S   0.0   0.0   0:00.00 ksoftirqd/1
> >      20 root      20   0       0      0      0 S   0.0   0.0   2:01.48 ksoftirqd/2
> >      25 root      20   0       0      0      0 S   0.0   0.0   0:32.86 ksoftirqd/3
> >
> > and this with rx hashing enabled:
> >
> > # ethtool -K eth2 rxhash on
> > # utraf eth2
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 456.4 Mbps 950.8 Kpps
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 458.4 Mbps 955.0 Kpps
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 457.6 Mbps 953.3 Kpps
> > tx: 0 bps 0 pps rx: 462.2 Mbps 962.9 Kpps
> >
> >     PID USER      PR  NI    VIRT    RES    SHR S  %CPU  %MEM     TIME+ COMMAND
> >      20 root      20   0       0      0      0 R   0.7   0.0   2:02.34 ksoftirqd/2
> >      25 root      20   0       0      0      0 S   0.3   0.0   0:33.25 ksoftirqd/3
> >       9 root      20   0       0      0      0 S   0.0   0.0   7:52.57 ksoftirqd/0
> >      15 root      20   0       0      0      0 S   0.0   0.0   0:00.00 ksoftirqd/1
> >
> >
> > The throughput doesn't increase so much, maybe we hit an HW limit of
> > the gigabit port. The interesting thing is how the global CPU usage
> > drops from 25% to 1%.
> > I can't explain this, it could be due to the reduced contention?
>
> Hi Matteo,
>
> Can I take that as a Tested-by ?
>
> Thanks.
>
> --
> RMK's Patch system: https://www.armlinux.org.uk/developer/patches/
> FTTC for 0.8m (est. 1762m) line in suburbia: sync at 13.1Mbps down 424kbps up
>

Tested-by: Matteo Croce <mcroce@redhat.com>

probably also:

Reported-by: Matteo Croce <mcroce@redhat.com>

Thanks,
-- 
Matteo Croce
per aspera ad upstream


  reply	other threads:[~2020-05-20 11:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 30+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-05-24 10:05 [PATCH net-next 0/5] net: mvpp2: Classifier updates, RSS Maxime Chevallier
2019-05-24 10:05 ` [PATCH net-next 1/5] net: mvpp2: cls: Use the correct number of rules in various places Maxime Chevallier
2019-05-24 10:05 ` [PATCH net-next 2/5] net: mvpp2: cls: Bypass C2 internals FIFOs at init Maxime Chevallier
2019-05-24 10:05 ` [PATCH net-next 3/5] net: mvpp2: cls: Use RSS contexts to handle RSS tables Maxime Chevallier
2020-04-13 23:43   ` Matteo Croce
2020-04-23 17:00     ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09  0:12       ` Matteo Croce
2020-05-09 11:15         ` [EXT] " Stefan Chulski
2020-05-09 11:45           ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09 12:16             ` Thomas Petazzoni
2020-05-09 12:48               ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09 13:10                 ` Thomas Petazzoni
2020-05-09 13:14             ` Matteo Croce
2020-05-09 13:51               ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09 14:48                 ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09 15:31                   ` Matteo Croce
2020-05-09 19:52               ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09 20:20                 ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-19  9:53                   ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-19 10:05                     ` Matteo Croce
2020-05-19 17:05                       ` Matteo Croce
2020-05-20 11:10                         ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-20 11:16                           ` Matteo Croce [this message]
2020-05-20 11:18                             ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2020-05-09 12:16           ` Matteo Croce
2020-05-09 12:31             ` Stefan Chulski
2020-05-09 13:25               ` Russell King - ARM Linux admin
2019-05-24 10:05 ` [PATCH net-next 4/5] net: mvpp2: cls: Extract the RSS context when parsing the ethtool rule Maxime Chevallier
2019-05-24 10:05 ` [PATCH net-next 5/5] net: mvpp2: cls: Support steering to RSS contexts Maxime Chevallier
2019-05-25 23:38 ` [PATCH net-next 0/5] net: mvpp2: Classifier updates, RSS David Miller

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