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Date:   Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:55:33 -0400
From:   Willem de Bruijn <willemdebruijn.kernel@...il.com>
To:     Willem de Bruijn <willemdebruijn.kernel@...il.com>
Cc:     Steffen Klassert <steffen.klassert@...unet.com>,
        Network Development <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Paolo Abeni <pabeni@...hat.com>,
        Subash Abhinov Kasiviswanathan <subashab@...eaurora.org>,
        Marcelo Ricardo Leitner <marcelo.leitner@...il.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH RFC 1/5] UDP: enable GRO by default.

On Mon, Sep 23, 2019 at 8:53 AM Willem de Bruijn
<willemdebruijn.kernel@...il.com> wrote:
>
> On Fri, Sep 20, 2019 at 12:49 AM Steffen Klassert
> <steffen.klassert@...unet.com> wrote:
> >
> > This patch enables UDP GRO regardless if a GRO capable
> > socket is present. With this GRO is done by default
> > for the local input and forwarding path.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Steffen Klassert <steffen.klassert@...unet.com>
> >  struct sk_buff *__udp_gso_segment(struct sk_buff *gso_skb,
> > diff --git a/net/ipv4/udp_offload.c b/net/ipv4/udp_offload.c
> > index a3908e55ed89..929b12fc7bc5 100644
> > --- a/net/ipv4/udp_offload.c
> > +++ b/net/ipv4/udp_offload.c
> > @@ -401,36 +401,25 @@ static struct sk_buff *udp_gro_receive_segment(struct list_head *head,
> >         return NULL;
> >  }
> >
> > -INDIRECT_CALLABLE_DECLARE(struct sock *udp6_lib_lookup_skb(struct sk_buff *skb,
> > -                                                  __be16 sport, __be16 dport));
> >  struct sk_buff *udp_gro_receive(struct list_head *head, struct sk_buff *skb,
> > -                               struct udphdr *uh, udp_lookup_t lookup)
> > +                               struct udphdr *uh, struct sock *sk)
> >  {
> >         struct sk_buff *pp = NULL;
> >         struct sk_buff *p;
> >         struct udphdr *uh2;
> >         unsigned int off = skb_gro_offset(skb);
> >         int flush = 1;
> > -       struct sock *sk;
> >
> > -       rcu_read_lock();
> > -       sk = INDIRECT_CALL_INET(lookup, udp6_lib_lookup_skb,
> > -                               udp4_lib_lookup_skb, skb, uh->source, uh->dest);
> > -       if (!sk)
> > -               goto out_unlock;
> > -
> > -       if (udp_sk(sk)->gro_enabled) {
> > +       if (!sk || !udp_sk(sk)->gro_receive) {
>
> Not critical, but the use of sk->gro_enabled and sk->gro_receive to
> signal whether sockets are willing to accept large packets or are udp
> tunnels, respectively, is subtle and possibly confusing.
>
> Wrappers udp_sock_is_tunnel and udp_sock_accepts_gso could perhaps
> help document the logic a bit.
>
> static inline bool udp_sock_is_tunnel(struct udp_sock *up)
> {
>     return up->gro_receive;
> }
>
> And perhaps only pass a non-zero sk to udp_gro_receive if it is a
> tunnel and thus skips the new default path:
>
> static inline struct sock *sk = udp4_lookup_tunnel(const struct
> sk_buff *skb, __be16 sport, __be16_dport)
> {
>     struct sock *sk;
>
>     if (!static_branch_unlikely(&udp_encap_needed_key))
>       return NULL;
>
>     rcu_read_lock();
>     sk = udp4_lib_lookup_skb(skb, source, dest);
>     rcu_read_unlock();
>
>     return udp_sock_is_tunnel(udp_sk(sk)) ? sk  : NULL;
> }
>
> >                 pp = call_gro_receive(udp_gro_receive_segment, head, skb);
> > -               rcu_read_unlock();
> >                 return pp;
> >         }
>
> Just a suggestion. It may be too verbose as given.

.. and buggy, as it does not even test for NULL sk ;)

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