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Date:   Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:16:25 -0800 (PST)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH][net-next] tun: align write-heavy flow entry members to
 a cache line

From: Li RongQing <>
Date: Thu,  6 Dec 2018 16:08:17 +0800

> tun flow entry 'updated' fields are written when receive
> every packet. Thus if a flow is receiving packets from a
> particular flow entry, it'll cause false-sharing with
> all the other who has looked it up, so move it in its own
> cache line
> and update 'queue_index' and 'update' field only when
> they are changed to reduce the cache false-sharing.
> Signed-off-by: Zhang Yu <>
> Signed-off-by: Wang Li <>
> Signed-off-by: Li RongQing <>


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