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From: Shannon Nelson <snelson@pensando.io>
To: David Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Cc: netdev@vger.kernel.org, neel@pensando.io
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next 1/5] ionic: clean up page handling code
Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 21:19:01 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <7ba34f16-dff9-12bb-889e-b9542740f19a@pensando.io> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200831.171454.2235150331629306394.davem@davemloft.net>



On 8/31/20 5:14 PM, David Miller wrote:
> From: Shannon Nelson <snelson@pensando.io>
> Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 16:35:54 -0700
>
>> @@ -100,6 +100,8 @@ static struct sk_buff *ionic_rx_frags(struct ionic_queue *q,
>>   		frag_len = min(len, (u16)PAGE_SIZE);
>>   		len -= frag_len;
>>   
>> +		dma_sync_single_for_cpu(dev, dma_unmap_addr(page_info, dma_addr),
>> +					len, DMA_FROM_DEVICE);
>>   		dma_unmap_page(dev, dma_unmap_addr(page_info, dma_addr),
>>   			       PAGE_SIZE, DMA_FROM_DEVICE);
>>   		skb_add_rx_frag(skb, skb_shinfo(skb)->nr_frags,
> The unmap operation performs a sync, if necessary, for you.
>
> That's the pattern of usage:
>
> 	map();
> 	device read/write memory
> 	unmap();
>
> That's it, no more, no less.
>
> The time to use sync is when you want to maintain the mapping and keep
> using it.

Thanks, I'll drop that part.
sln

  reply	other threads:[~2020-09-01  4:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-31 23:35 [PATCH net-next 0/5] ionic: struct cleanups Shannon Nelson
2020-08-31 23:35 ` [PATCH net-next 1/5] ionic: clean up page handling code Shannon Nelson
2020-09-01  0:14   ` David Miller
2020-09-01  4:19     ` Shannon Nelson [this message]
2020-08-31 23:35 ` [PATCH net-next 2/5] ionic: smaller coalesce default Shannon Nelson
2020-08-31 23:50   ` Jakub Kicinski
2020-09-01  0:16     ` David Miller
2020-09-01  4:20       ` Shannon Nelson
2020-08-31 23:35 ` [PATCH net-next 3/5] ionic: struct reorder for faster access Shannon Nelson
2020-08-31 23:35 ` [PATCH net-next 4/5] ionic: clean up desc_info and cq_info structs Shannon Nelson
2020-08-31 23:35 ` [PATCH net-next 5/5] ionic: clean adminq service routine Shannon Nelson
2020-09-01  0:47 ` [PATCH net-next 0/5] ionic: struct cleanups Florian Fainelli
2020-09-01  4:21   ` Shannon Nelson

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