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Date:   Sun, 31 Mar 2019 16:53:46 +0800
From:   Xin Long <>
To:     network dev <>,
Cc:     Marcelo Ricardo Leitner <>,
        Neil Horman <>,,
        Matteo Croce <>,
        Vladis Dronov <>
Subject: [PATCH net-next 1/2] sctp: implement memory accounting on tx path

Now when sending packets, sk_mem_charge() and sk_mem_uncharge() have been
used to set sk_forward_alloc. We just need to call sk_wmem_schedule() to
check if the allocated should be raised, and call sk_mem_reclaim() to
check if the allocated should be reduced when it's under memory pressure.

If sk_wmem_schedule() returns false, which means no memory is allowed to
allocate, it will block and wait for memory to become available.

Note different from tcp, sctp wait_for_buf happens before allocating any
skb, so memory accounting check is done with the whole msg_len before it

Signed-off-by: Xin Long <>
 net/sctp/socket.c | 10 ++++++++--
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/net/sctp/socket.c b/net/sctp/socket.c
index 6140471..06c6f4a 100644
--- a/net/sctp/socket.c
+++ b/net/sctp/socket.c
@@ -1913,7 +1913,10 @@ static int sctp_sendmsg_to_asoc(struct sctp_association *asoc,
 	if (sctp_wspace(asoc) < (int)msg_len)
 		sctp_prsctp_prune(asoc, sinfo, msg_len - sctp_wspace(asoc));
-	if (sctp_wspace(asoc) <= 0) {
+	if (sk_under_memory_pressure(sk))
+		sk_mem_reclaim(sk);
+	if (sctp_wspace(asoc) <= 0 || !sk_wmem_schedule(sk, msg_len)) {
 		timeo = sock_sndtimeo(sk, msg->msg_flags & MSG_DONTWAIT);
 		err = sctp_wait_for_sndbuf(asoc, &timeo, msg_len);
 		if (err)
@@ -8891,7 +8894,10 @@ static int sctp_wait_for_sndbuf(struct sctp_association *asoc, long *timeo_p,
 			goto do_error;
 		if (signal_pending(current))
 			goto do_interrupted;
-		if ((int)msg_len <= sctp_wspace(asoc))
+		if (sk_under_memory_pressure(sk))
+			sk_mem_reclaim(sk);
+		if ((int)msg_len <= sctp_wspace(asoc) &&
+		    sk_wmem_schedule(sk, msg_len))
 		/* Let another process have a go.  Since we are going

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