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[RFC,1/1] ethdev: add meter PPS profile

Message ID 20210301082137.180931-2-lizh@nvidia.com (mailing list archive)
State Superseded
Delegated to: Ferruh Yigit
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Series [RFC,1/1] ethdev: add meter PPS profile | expand

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Li Zhang March 1, 2021, 8:21 a.m. UTC
Currently meter algorithms only supports rate is bytes per second(BPS).
Add this new meter srTCMp algorithm to support rate is packet per second.
So that it can meter traffic by packet per second.
The below structure will be extended:
rte_mtr_algorithm
rte_mtr_meter_profile
Signed-off-by: Li Zhang <lizh@nvidia.com>
---
 .../traffic_metering_and_policing.rst         |  3 +-
 doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst        |  5 +++
 lib/librte_ethdev/rte_mtr.h                   | 32 +++++++++++++++++++
 3 files changed, 39 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
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diff --git a/doc/guides/prog_guide/traffic_metering_and_policing.rst b/doc/guides/prog_guide/traffic_metering_and_policing.rst
index 90c781eb1d..4d2405d44a 100644
--- a/doc/guides/prog_guide/traffic_metering_and_policing.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/prog_guide/traffic_metering_and_policing.rst
@@ -17,7 +17,8 @@  The main features are:
 * Part of DPDK rte_ethdev API
 * Capability query API
 * Metering algorithms: RFC 2697 Single Rate Three Color Marker (srTCM), RFC 2698
-  and RFC 4115 Two Rate Three Color Marker (trTCM)
+  and RFC 4115 Two Rate Three Color Marker (trTCM),
+  Single Rate Three Color Marker, Packet based (srTCMp).
 * Policer actions (per meter output color): recolor, drop
 * Statistics (per policer output color)
 
diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst
index 7405a9864f..de04886cc9 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst
@@ -429,6 +429,11 @@  New Features
   can leverage IOAT DMA channels with vhost asynchronous APIs.
   See the :doc:`../sample_app_ug/vhost` for more details.
 
+* **Added support for meter PPS profile.**
+
+  Currently meter algorithms only supports bytes per second(BPS).
+  Add this new meter algorithm to support packet per second (PPS) mode.
+  So that it can meter traffic by packet per second.
 
 Removed Items
 -------------
diff --git a/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_mtr.h b/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_mtr.h
index 916a09c5c3..f27a4b5354 100644
--- a/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_mtr.h
+++ b/lib/librte_ethdev/rte_mtr.h
@@ -119,6 +119,11 @@  enum rte_mtr_algorithm {
 
 	/** Two Rate Three Color Marker (trTCM) - IETF RFC 4115. */
 	RTE_MTR_TRTCM_RFC4115,
+
+	/** Single Rate Three Color Marker, Packet based (srTCMp).
+	 * - - similar to IETF RFC 2697 but rate is packet per second.
+	 */
+	RTE_MTR_SRTCMP,
 };
 
 /**
@@ -171,6 +176,20 @@  struct rte_mtr_meter_profile {
 			/** Excess Burst Size (EBS) (bytes). */
 			uint64_t ebs;
 		} trtcm_rfc4115;
+
+		/** Items only valid when *alg* is set to srTCMp. */
+		struct {
+			/** Committed Information Rate (CIR)
+			 * (packets/second).
+			 */
+			uint64_t cir;
+
+			/** Committed Burst Size (CBS) (packets). */
+			uint64_t cbs;
+
+			/** Excess Burst Size (EBS) (packets). */
+			uint64_t ebs;
+		} srtcmp;
 	};
 };
 
@@ -317,6 +336,13 @@  struct rte_mtr_capabilities {
 	 */
 	uint32_t meter_trtcm_rfc4115_n_max;
 
+	/** Maximum number of MTR objects that can have their meter configured
+	 * to run the srTCMp algorithm. The value of 0
+	 * indicates this metering algorithm is not supported.
+	 * The maximum value is *n_max*.
+	 */
+	uint32_t meter_srtcmp_n_max;
+
 	/** Maximum traffic rate that can be metered by a single MTR object. For
 	 * srTCM RFC 2697, this is the maximum CIR rate. For trTCM RFC 2698,
 	 * this is the maximum PIR rate. For trTCM RFC 4115, this is the maximum
@@ -342,6 +368,12 @@  struct rte_mtr_capabilities {
 	 */
 	int color_aware_trtcm_rfc4115_supported;
 
+	/**
+	 * When non-zero, it indicates that color aware mode is supported for
+	 * the srTCMp metering algorithm.
+	 */
+	int color_aware_srtcmp_supported;
+
 	/** When non-zero, it indicates that the policer packet recolor actions
 	 * are supported.
 	 * @see enum rte_mtr_policer_action