[2/6] eal: add pseudo-random number generation performance test

Message ID 20190514092046.30808-3-mattias.ronnblom@ericsson.com
State Superseded
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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  • Pseudo-random number generation improvements
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ci/Intel-compilation fail Compilation issues
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK

Commit Message

Mattias Rönnblom May 14, 2019, 9:20 a.m.
Add performance test for rte_rand().

Signed-off-by: Mattias Rönnblom <mattias.ronnblom@ericsson.com>
---
 app/test/Makefile         |  1 +
 app/test/test_rand_perf.c | 75 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 76 insertions(+)
 create mode 100644 app/test/test_rand_perf.c

Patch

diff --git a/app/test/Makefile b/app/test/Makefile
index 68d6b4fbc..be0f39227 100644
--- a/app/test/Makefile
+++ b/app/test/Makefile
@@ -73,6 +73,7 @@  SRCS-y += test_reciprocal_division.c
 SRCS-y += test_reciprocal_division_perf.c
 SRCS-y += test_fbarray.c
 SRCS-y += test_external_mem.c
+SRCS-y += test_rand_perf.c
 
 SRCS-y += test_ring.c
 SRCS-y += test_ring_perf.c
diff --git a/app/test/test_rand_perf.c b/app/test/test_rand_perf.c
new file mode 100644
index 000000000..771713757
--- /dev/null
+++ b/app/test/test_rand_perf.c
@@ -0,0 +1,75 @@ 
+/* SPDX-License-Identifier: BSD-3-Clause
+ * Copyright(c) 2019 Ericsson AB
+ */
+
+#include <inttypes.h>
+#include <stdio.h>
+
+#include <rte_common.h>
+#include <rte_cycles.h>
+#include <rte_random.h>
+
+#include "test.h"
+
+static volatile uint64_t vsum;
+
+#define ITERATIONS (100000000)
+
+enum rand_type {
+	rand_type_64
+};
+
+static const char *
+rand_type_desc(enum rand_type rand_type)
+{
+	switch (rand_type) {
+	case rand_type_64:
+		return "Full 64-bit [rte_rand()]";
+	default:
+		return NULL;
+	}
+}
+
+static __rte_always_inline void
+test_rand_perf_type(enum rand_type rand_type)
+{
+	uint64_t start;
+	uint32_t i;
+	uint64_t end;
+	uint64_t sum = 0;
+	uint64_t op_latency;
+
+	start = rte_rdtsc();
+
+	for (i = 0; i < ITERATIONS; i++) {
+		switch (rand_type) {
+		case rand_type_64:
+			sum += rte_rand();
+			break;
+		}
+	}
+
+	end = rte_rdtsc();
+
+	/* to avoid an optimizing compiler removing the whole loop */
+	vsum = sum;
+
+	op_latency = (end - start) / ITERATIONS;
+
+	printf("%s: %"PRId64" TSC cycles/op\n", rand_type_desc(rand_type),
+	       op_latency);
+}
+
+static int
+test_rand_perf(void)
+{
+	rte_srand(42);
+
+	printf("Pseudo-random number generation latencies:\n");
+
+	test_rand_perf_type(rand_type_64);
+
+	return 0;
+}
+
+REGISTER_TEST_COMMAND(rand_perf_autotest, test_rand_perf);