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[v2,1/1] event/dlb: optimize Dequeue Operations

Message ID 1618345839-3515-2-git-send-email-timothy.mcdaniel@intel.com (mailing list archive)
State Superseded, archived
Delegated to: Jerin Jacob
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Series Optimize DLB Dequeue | expand

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Commit Message

McDaniel, Timothy April 13, 2021, 8:30 p.m. UTC
Convert code to use x86 vector instructions, thereby significantly
improving dequeue performance.

Signed-off-by: Timothy McDaniel <timothy.mcdaniel@intel.com>
Signed-off-by: Harry Van Haaren <harry.van.haaren@intel.com>
---
 drivers/event/dlb/dlb2.c      | 445 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----
 drivers/event/dlb/dlb2_priv.h |  22 +-
 2 files changed, 414 insertions(+), 53 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2.c b/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2.c
index 818b1c367..c8a50cddf 100644
--- a/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2.c
+++ b/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2.c
@@ -375,6 +375,26 @@  set_default_depth_thresh(const char *key __rte_unused,
 	return 0;
 }
 
+static int
+set_vector_opts_disab(const char *key __rte_unused,
+	const char *value,
+	void *opaque)
+{
+	bool *dlb2_vector_opts_disabled = opaque;
+
+	if (value == NULL || opaque == NULL) {
+		DLB2_LOG_ERR("NULL pointer\n");
+		return -EINVAL;
+	}
+
+	if ((*value == 'y') || (*value == 'Y'))
+		*dlb2_vector_opts_disabled = true;
+	else
+		*dlb2_vector_opts_disabled = false;
+
+	return 0;
+}
+
 static int
 set_qid_depth_thresh(const char *key __rte_unused,
 		     const char *value,
@@ -1240,6 +1260,37 @@  dlb2_event_enqueue_forward_burst_delayed(void *event_port,
 					 const struct rte_event events[],
 					 uint16_t num);
 
+/* Generate the required bitmask for rotate-style expected QE gen bits.
+ * This requires a pattern of 1's and zeros, starting with expected as
+ * 1 bits, so when hardware writes 0's they're "new". This requires the
+ * ring size to be powers of 2 to wrap correctly.
+ */
+static void
+dlb2_hw_cq_bitmask_init(struct dlb2_port *qm_port, uint32_t cq_depth)
+{
+	uint64_t cq_build_mask = 0;
+	uint32_t i;
+
+	if (cq_depth > 64)
+		return; /* need to fall back to scalar code */
+
+	/*
+	 * all 1's in first u64, all zeros in second is correct bit pattern to
+	 * start. Special casing == 64 easier than adapting complex loop logic.
+	 */
+	if (cq_depth == 64) {
+		qm_port->cq_rolling_mask = 0;
+		qm_port->cq_rolling_mask_2 = -1;
+		return;
+	}
+
+	for (i = 0; i < 64; i += (cq_depth * 2))
+		cq_build_mask |= ((1ULL << cq_depth) - 1) << (i + cq_depth);
+
+	qm_port->cq_rolling_mask = cq_build_mask;
+	qm_port->cq_rolling_mask_2 = cq_build_mask;
+}
+
 static int
 dlb2_hw_create_ldb_port(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 			struct dlb2_eventdev_port *ev_port,
@@ -1357,6 +1408,8 @@  dlb2_hw_create_ldb_port(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 	/* starting value of gen bit - it toggles at wrap time */
 	qm_port->gen_bit = 1;
 
+	dlb2_hw_cq_bitmask_init(qm_port, qm_port->cq_depth);
+
 	qm_port->int_armed = false;
 
 	/* Save off for later use in info and lookup APIs. */
@@ -1408,6 +1461,18 @@  dlb2_hw_create_ldb_port(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 			     dequeue_depth,
 			     qm_port->credits);
 	}
+
+	qm_port->use_scalar = false;
+
+#if (!defined RTE_ARCH_X86_64)
+	qm_port->use_scalar = true;
+#else
+	if ((qm_port->cq_depth > 64) ||
+	    (!rte_is_power_of_2(qm_port->cq_depth)) ||
+	    (dlb2->vector_opts_disabled == true))
+		qm_port->use_scalar = true;
+#endif
+
 	rte_spinlock_unlock(&handle->resource_lock);
 
 	return 0;
@@ -1553,6 +1618,7 @@  dlb2_hw_create_dir_port(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 	qm_port->gen_bit_shift = __builtin_popcount(qm_port->cq_depth_mask);
 	/* starting value of gen bit - it toggles at wrap time */
 	qm_port->gen_bit = 1;
+	dlb2_hw_cq_bitmask_init(qm_port, qm_port->cq_depth);
 
 	qm_port->int_armed = false;
 
@@ -1593,6 +1659,16 @@  dlb2_hw_create_dir_port(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 			     dequeue_depth,
 			     credit_high_watermark);
 	}
+
+#if (!defined RTE_ARCH_X86_64)
+	qm_port->use_scalar = true;
+#else
+	if ((qm_port->cq_depth > 64) ||
+	    (!rte_is_power_of_2(qm_port->cq_depth)) ||
+	    (dlb2->vector_opts_disabled == true))
+		qm_port->use_scalar = true;
+#endif
+
 	rte_spinlock_unlock(&handle->resource_lock);
 
 	return 0;
@@ -2987,10 +3063,11 @@  dlb2_event_release(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 		int j = 0;
 
 		/* Zero-out QEs */
-		qm_port->qe4[0].cmd_byte = 0;
-		qm_port->qe4[1].cmd_byte = 0;
-		qm_port->qe4[2].cmd_byte = 0;
-		qm_port->qe4[3].cmd_byte = 0;
+		_mm_storeu_si128((void *)&qm_port->qe4[0], _mm_setzero_si128());
+		_mm_storeu_si128((void *)&qm_port->qe4[1], _mm_setzero_si128());
+		_mm_storeu_si128((void *)&qm_port->qe4[2], _mm_setzero_si128());
+		_mm_storeu_si128((void *)&qm_port->qe4[3], _mm_setzero_si128());
+
 
 		for (; j < DLB2_NUM_QES_PER_CACHE_LINE && (i + j) < n; j++) {
 			int16_t thresh = qm_port->token_pop_thresh;
@@ -3020,7 +3097,7 @@  dlb2_event_release(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 
 sw_credit_update:
 	/* each release returns one credit */
-	if (!ev_port->outstanding_releases) {
+	if (unlikely(!ev_port->outstanding_releases)) {
 		DLB2_LOG_ERR("%s: Outstanding releases underflowed.\n",
 			     __func__);
 		return;
@@ -3137,7 +3214,7 @@  dlb2_dequeue_wait(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 	return 0;
 }
 
-static inline int
+static __rte_noinline int
 dlb2_process_dequeue_qes(struct dlb2_eventdev_port *ev_port,
 			 struct dlb2_port *qm_port,
 			 struct rte_event *events,
@@ -3406,8 +3483,7 @@  dlb2_recv_qe_sparse(struct dlb2_port *qm_port, struct dlb2_dequeue_qe *qe)
 
 	cq_addr = dlb2_port[qm_port->id][PORT_TYPE(qm_port)].cq_base;
 
-	idx = qm_port->cq_idx;
-
+	idx = qm_port->cq_idx_unmasked & qm_port->cq_depth_mask;
 	/* Load the next 4 QEs */
 	addr[0] = (uintptr_t)&cq_addr[idx];
 	addr[1] = (uintptr_t)&cq_addr[(idx +  4) & qm_port->cq_depth_mask];
@@ -3452,6 +3528,272 @@  dlb2_recv_qe_sparse(struct dlb2_port *qm_port, struct dlb2_dequeue_qe *qe)
 	return __builtin_popcount(gen_bits);
 }
 
+static inline void
+_process_deq_qes_vec_impl(struct dlb2_port *qm_port,
+			  struct rte_event *events,
+			  __m128i v_qe_3,
+			  __m128i v_qe_2,
+			  __m128i v_qe_1,
+			  __m128i v_qe_0,
+			  __m128i v_qe_meta,
+			  __m128i v_qe_status,
+			  uint32_t valid_events)
+{
+	/* Look up the event QIDs, using the hardware QIDs to index the
+	 * port's QID mapping.
+	 *
+	 * Each v_qe_[0-4] is just a 16-byte load of the whole QE. It is
+	 * passed along in registers as the QE data is required later.
+	 *
+	 * v_qe_meta is an u32 unpack of all 4x QEs. Aka, it contains one
+	 * 32-bit slice of each QE, so makes up a full SSE register. This
+	 * allows parallel processing of 4x QEs in a single register.
+	 */
+
+	__m128i v_qid_done = {0};
+	int hw_qid0 = _mm_extract_epi8(v_qe_meta, 2);
+	int hw_qid1 = _mm_extract_epi8(v_qe_meta, 6);
+	int hw_qid2 = _mm_extract_epi8(v_qe_meta, 10);
+	int hw_qid3 = _mm_extract_epi8(v_qe_meta, 14);
+
+	int ev_qid0 = qm_port->qid_mappings[hw_qid0];
+	int ev_qid1 = qm_port->qid_mappings[hw_qid1];
+	int ev_qid2 = qm_port->qid_mappings[hw_qid2];
+	int ev_qid3 = qm_port->qid_mappings[hw_qid3];
+
+	v_qid_done = _mm_insert_epi8(v_qid_done, ev_qid0, 2);
+	v_qid_done = _mm_insert_epi8(v_qid_done, ev_qid1, 6);
+	v_qid_done = _mm_insert_epi8(v_qid_done, ev_qid2, 10);
+	v_qid_done = _mm_insert_epi8(v_qid_done, ev_qid3, 14);
+
+	/* Schedule field remapping using byte shuffle
+	 * - Full byte containing sched field handled here (op, rsvd are zero)
+	 * - Note sanitizing the register requires two masking ANDs:
+	 *   1) to strip prio/msg_type from byte for correct shuffle lookup
+	 *   2) to strip any non-sched-field lanes from any results to OR later
+	 * - Final byte result is >> 10 to another byte-lane inside the u32.
+	 *   This makes the final combination OR easier to make the rte_event.
+	 */
+	__m128i v_sched_done;
+	__m128i v_sched_bits;
+	{
+		static const uint8_t sched_type_map[16] = {
+			[DLB2_SCHED_ATOMIC] = RTE_SCHED_TYPE_ATOMIC,
+			[DLB2_SCHED_UNORDERED] = RTE_SCHED_TYPE_PARALLEL,
+			[DLB2_SCHED_ORDERED] = RTE_SCHED_TYPE_ORDERED,
+			[DLB2_SCHED_DIRECTED] = RTE_SCHED_TYPE_ATOMIC,
+		};
+		static const uint8_t sched_and_mask[16] = {
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x03,
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x03,
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x03,
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x03,
+		};
+		const __m128i v_sched_map = _mm_loadu_si128(
+					     (const __m128i *)sched_type_map);
+		__m128i v_sched_mask = _mm_loadu_si128(
+					     (const __m128i *)&sched_and_mask);
+		v_sched_bits = _mm_and_si128(v_qe_meta, v_sched_mask);
+		__m128i v_sched_remapped = _mm_shuffle_epi8(v_sched_map,
+							    v_sched_bits);
+		__m128i v_preshift = _mm_and_si128(v_sched_remapped,
+						   v_sched_mask);
+		v_sched_done = _mm_srli_epi32(v_preshift, 10);
+	}
+
+	/* Priority handling
+	 * - QE provides 3 bits of priority
+	 * - Shift << 3 to move to MSBs for byte-prio in rte_event
+	 * - Mask bits to avoid pollution, leaving only 3 prio MSBs in reg
+	 */
+	__m128i v_prio_done;
+	{
+		static const uint8_t prio_mask[16] = {
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x07 << 5,
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x07 << 5,
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x07 << 5,
+			0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x07 << 5,
+		};
+		__m128i v_prio_mask  = _mm_loadu_si128(
+						(const __m128i *)prio_mask);
+		__m128i v_prio_shifted = _mm_slli_epi32(v_qe_meta, 3);
+		v_prio_done = _mm_and_si128(v_prio_shifted, v_prio_mask);
+	}
+
+	/* Event Sub/Type handling:
+	 * we want to keep the lower 12 bits of each QE. Shift up by 20 bits
+	 * to get the sub/ev type data into rte_event location, clearing the
+	 * lower 20 bits in the process.
+	 */
+	__m128i v_types_done;
+	{
+		static const uint8_t event_mask[16] = {
+			0x0f, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0x0f, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0x0f, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0x0f, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+		};
+		static const uint8_t sub_event_mask[16] = {
+			0xff, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0xff, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0xff, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0xff, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00,
+		};
+		static const uint8_t flow_mask[16] = {
+			0xff, 0xff, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0xff, 0xff, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0xff, 0xff, 0x00, 0x00,
+			0xff, 0xff, 0x00, 0x00,
+		};
+		__m128i v_event_mask  = _mm_loadu_si128(
+					(const __m128i *)event_mask);
+		__m128i v_sub_event_mask  = _mm_loadu_si128(
+					(const __m128i *)sub_event_mask);
+		__m128i v_flow_mask  = _mm_loadu_si128(
+				       (const __m128i *)flow_mask);
+		__m128i v_sub = _mm_srli_epi32(v_qe_meta, 8);
+		v_sub = _mm_and_si128(v_sub, v_sub_event_mask);
+		__m128i v_type = _mm_and_si128(v_qe_meta, v_event_mask);
+		v_type = _mm_slli_epi32(v_type, 8);
+		v_types_done = _mm_or_si128(v_type, v_sub);
+		v_types_done = _mm_slli_epi32(v_types_done, 20);
+		__m128i v_flow = _mm_and_si128(v_qe_status, v_flow_mask);
+		v_types_done = _mm_or_si128(v_types_done, v_flow);
+	}
+
+	/* Combine QID, Sched and Prio fields, then Shift >> 8 bits to align
+	 * with the rte_event, allowing unpacks to move/blend with payload.
+	 */
+	__m128i v_q_s_p_done;
+	{
+		__m128i v_qid_sched = _mm_or_si128(v_qid_done, v_sched_done);
+		__m128i v_q_s_prio = _mm_or_si128(v_qid_sched, v_prio_done);
+		v_q_s_p_done = _mm_srli_epi32(v_q_s_prio, 8);
+	}
+
+	__m128i v_unpk_ev_23, v_unpk_ev_01, v_ev_2, v_ev_3, v_ev_0, v_ev_1;
+
+	/* Unpack evs into u64 metadata, then indiv events */
+	v_unpk_ev_23 = _mm_unpackhi_epi32(v_types_done, v_q_s_p_done);
+	v_unpk_ev_01 = _mm_unpacklo_epi32(v_types_done, v_q_s_p_done);
+
+	switch (valid_events) {
+	case 4:
+		v_ev_3 = _mm_blend_epi16(v_unpk_ev_23, v_qe_3, 0x0F);
+		v_ev_3 = _mm_alignr_epi8(v_ev_3, v_ev_3, 8);
+		_mm_storeu_si128((__m128i *)&events[3], v_ev_3);
+		/* fallthrough */
+	case 3:
+		v_ev_2 = _mm_unpacklo_epi64(v_unpk_ev_23, v_qe_2);
+		_mm_storeu_si128((__m128i *)&events[2], v_ev_2);
+		/* fallthrough */
+	case 2:
+		v_ev_1 = _mm_blend_epi16(v_unpk_ev_01, v_qe_1, 0x0F);
+		v_ev_1 = _mm_alignr_epi8(v_ev_1, v_ev_1, 8);
+		_mm_storeu_si128((__m128i *)&events[1], v_ev_1);
+		/* fallthrough */
+	case 1:
+		v_ev_0 = _mm_unpacklo_epi64(v_unpk_ev_01, v_qe_0);
+		_mm_storeu_si128((__m128i *)&events[0], v_ev_0);
+	}
+}
+
+static __rte_always_inline int
+dlb2_recv_qe_sparse_vec(struct dlb2_port *qm_port, void *events,
+			uint32_t max_events)
+{
+	/* Using unmasked idx for perf, and masking manually */
+	uint16_t idx = qm_port->cq_idx_unmasked;
+	volatile struct dlb2_dequeue_qe *cq_addr;
+
+	cq_addr = dlb2_port[qm_port->id][PORT_TYPE(qm_port)].cq_base;
+
+	uintptr_t qe_ptr_3 = (uintptr_t)&cq_addr[(idx + 12) &
+						 qm_port->cq_depth_mask];
+	uintptr_t qe_ptr_2 = (uintptr_t)&cq_addr[(idx +  8) &
+						 qm_port->cq_depth_mask];
+	uintptr_t qe_ptr_1 = (uintptr_t)&cq_addr[(idx +  4) &
+						 qm_port->cq_depth_mask];
+	uintptr_t qe_ptr_0 = (uintptr_t)&cq_addr[(idx +  0) &
+						 qm_port->cq_depth_mask];
+
+	/* Load QEs from CQ: use compiler barriers to avoid load reordering */
+	__m128i v_qe_3 = _mm_loadu_si128((const __m128i *)qe_ptr_3);
+	rte_compiler_barrier();
+	__m128i v_qe_2 = _mm_loadu_si128((const __m128i *)qe_ptr_2);
+	rte_compiler_barrier();
+	__m128i v_qe_1 = _mm_loadu_si128((const __m128i *)qe_ptr_1);
+	rte_compiler_barrier();
+	__m128i v_qe_0 = _mm_loadu_si128((const __m128i *)qe_ptr_0);
+
+	/* Generate the pkt_shuffle mask;
+	 * - Avoids load in otherwise load-heavy section of code
+	 * - Moves bytes 3,7,11,15 (gen bit bytes) to LSB bytes in XMM
+	 */
+	const uint32_t stat_shuf_bytes = (15 << 24) | (11 << 16) | (7 << 8) | 3;
+	__m128i v_zeros = _mm_setzero_si128();
+	__m128i v_ffff = _mm_cmpeq_epi8(v_zeros, v_zeros);
+	__m128i v_stat_shuf_mask = _mm_insert_epi32(v_ffff, stat_shuf_bytes, 0);
+
+	/* Extract u32 components required from the QE
+	 * - QE[64 to 95 ] for metadata (qid, sched, prio, event type, ...)
+	 * - QE[96 to 127] for status (cq gen bit, error)
+	 *
+	 * Note that stage 1 of the unpacking is re-used for both u32 extracts
+	 */
+	__m128i v_qe_02 = _mm_unpackhi_epi32(v_qe_0, v_qe_2);
+	__m128i v_qe_13 = _mm_unpackhi_epi32(v_qe_1, v_qe_3);
+	__m128i v_qe_status = _mm_unpackhi_epi32(v_qe_02, v_qe_13);
+	__m128i v_qe_meta   = _mm_unpacklo_epi32(v_qe_02, v_qe_13);
+
+	/* Status byte (gen_bit, error) handling:
+	 * - Shuffle to lanes 0,1,2,3, clear all others
+	 * - Shift right by 7 for gen bit to MSB, movemask to scalar
+	 * - Shift right by 2 for error bit to MSB, movemask to scalar
+	 */
+	__m128i v_qe_shuffled = _mm_shuffle_epi8(v_qe_status, v_stat_shuf_mask);
+	__m128i v_qes_shift_gen_bit = _mm_slli_epi32(v_qe_shuffled, 7);
+	int32_t qe_gen_bits = _mm_movemask_epi8(v_qes_shift_gen_bit) & 0xf;
+
+	/* Expected vs Reality of QE Gen bits
+	 * - cq_rolling_mask provides expected bits
+	 * - QE loads, unpacks/shuffle and movemask provides reality
+	 * - XOR of the two gives bitmask of new packets
+	 * - POPCNT to get the number of new events
+	 */
+	uint64_t rolling = qm_port->cq_rolling_mask & 0xF;
+	uint64_t qe_xor_bits = (qe_gen_bits ^ rolling);
+	uint32_t count_new = __builtin_popcount(qe_xor_bits);
+	count_new = RTE_MIN(count_new, max_events);
+	if (!count_new)
+		return 0;
+
+	/* emulate a 128 bit rotate using 2x 64-bit numbers and bit-shifts */
+
+	uint64_t m_rshift = qm_port->cq_rolling_mask >> count_new;
+	uint64_t m_lshift = qm_port->cq_rolling_mask << (64 - count_new);
+	uint64_t m2_rshift = qm_port->cq_rolling_mask_2 >> count_new;
+	uint64_t m2_lshift = qm_port->cq_rolling_mask_2 << (64 - count_new);
+
+	/* shifted out of m2 into MSB of m */
+	qm_port->cq_rolling_mask = (m_rshift | m2_lshift);
+
+	/* shifted out of m "looped back" into MSB of m2 */
+	qm_port->cq_rolling_mask_2 = (m2_rshift | m_lshift);
+
+	/* Prefetch the next QEs - should run as IPC instead of cycles */
+	rte_prefetch0(&cq_addr[(idx + 16) & qm_port->cq_depth_mask]);
+	rte_prefetch0(&cq_addr[(idx + 20) & qm_port->cq_depth_mask]);
+	rte_prefetch0(&cq_addr[(idx + 24) & qm_port->cq_depth_mask]);
+	rte_prefetch0(&cq_addr[(idx + 28) & qm_port->cq_depth_mask]);
+
+	/* Convert QEs from XMM regs to events and store events directly */
+	_process_deq_qes_vec_impl(qm_port, events, v_qe_3, v_qe_2, v_qe_1,
+				  v_qe_0, v_qe_meta, v_qe_status, count_new);
+
+	return count_new;
+}
+
 static inline void
 dlb2_inc_cq_idx(struct dlb2_port *qm_port, int cnt)
 {
@@ -3469,25 +3811,15 @@  dlb2_hw_dequeue_sparse(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 		       uint16_t max_num,
 		       uint64_t dequeue_timeout_ticks)
 {
-	uint64_t timeout;
 	uint64_t start_ticks = 0ULL;
 	struct dlb2_port *qm_port;
 	int num = 0;
+	bool use_scalar;
+	uint64_t timeout;
 
 	qm_port = &ev_port->qm_port;
+	use_scalar = qm_port->use_scalar;
 
-	/* We have a special implementation for waiting. Wait can be:
-	 * 1) no waiting at all
-	 * 2) busy poll only
-	 * 3) wait for interrupt. If wakeup and poll time
-	 * has expired, then return to caller
-	 * 4) umonitor/umwait repeatedly up to poll time
-	 */
-
-	/* If configured for per dequeue wait, then use wait value provided
-	 * to this API. Otherwise we must use the global
-	 * value from eventdev config time.
-	 */
 	if (!dlb2->global_dequeue_wait)
 		timeout = dequeue_timeout_ticks;
 	else
@@ -3495,35 +3827,41 @@  dlb2_hw_dequeue_sparse(struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2,
 
 	start_ticks = rte_get_timer_cycles();
 
+	use_scalar = use_scalar || (max_num & 0x3);
+
 	while (num < max_num) {
 		struct dlb2_dequeue_qe qes[DLB2_NUM_QES_PER_CACHE_LINE];
 		int num_avail;
-
-		/* Copy up to 4 QEs from the current cache line into qes */
-		num_avail = dlb2_recv_qe_sparse(qm_port, qes);
-
-		/* But don't process more than the user requested */
-		num_avail = RTE_MIN(num_avail, max_num - num);
-
-		dlb2_inc_cq_idx(qm_port, num_avail << 2);
-
-		if (num_avail == DLB2_NUM_QES_PER_CACHE_LINE)
-			num += dlb2_process_dequeue_four_qes(ev_port,
-							      qm_port,
-							      &events[num],
-							      &qes[0]);
-		else if (num_avail)
-			num += dlb2_process_dequeue_qes(ev_port,
-							 qm_port,
-							 &events[num],
-							 &qes[0],
-							 num_avail);
-		else if ((timeout == 0) || (num > 0))
-			/* Not waiting in any form, or 1+ events received? */
-			break;
-		else if (dlb2_dequeue_wait(dlb2, ev_port, qm_port,
-					   timeout, start_ticks))
-			break;
+		if (use_scalar) {
+			num_avail = dlb2_recv_qe_sparse(qm_port, qes);
+			num_avail = RTE_MIN(num_avail, max_num - num);
+			dlb2_inc_cq_idx(qm_port, num_avail << 2);
+			if (num_avail == DLB2_NUM_QES_PER_CACHE_LINE)
+				num += dlb2_process_dequeue_four_qes(ev_port,
+								  qm_port,
+								  &events[num],
+								  &qes[0]);
+			else if (num_avail)
+				num += dlb2_process_dequeue_qes(ev_port,
+								qm_port,
+								&events[num],
+								&qes[0],
+								num_avail);
+		} else { /* !use_scalar */
+			num_avail = dlb2_recv_qe_sparse_vec(qm_port,
+							    &events[num],
+							    max_num - num);
+			num += num_avail;
+			dlb2_inc_cq_idx(qm_port, num_avail << 2);
+			DLB2_INC_STAT(ev_port->stats.traffic.rx_ok, num_avail);
+		}
+		if (!num_avail) {
+			if (num > 0)
+				break;
+			else if (dlb2_dequeue_wait(dlb2, ev_port, qm_port,
+						   timeout, start_ticks))
+				break;
+		}
 	}
 
 	qm_port->owed_tokens += num;
@@ -4083,6 +4421,7 @@  dlb2_primary_eventdev_probe(struct rte_eventdev *dev,
 	dlb2->poll_interval = dlb2_args->poll_interval;
 	dlb2->sw_credit_quanta = dlb2_args->sw_credit_quanta;
 	dlb2->default_depth_thresh = dlb2_args->default_depth_thresh;
+	dlb2->vector_opts_disabled = dlb2_args->vector_opts_disabled;
 
 	err = dlb2_iface_open(&dlb2->qm_instance, name);
 	if (err < 0) {
@@ -4186,6 +4525,7 @@  dlb2_parse_params(const char *params,
 					     DLB2_POLL_INTERVAL_ARG,
 					     DLB2_SW_CREDIT_QUANTA_ARG,
 					     DLB2_DEPTH_THRESH_ARG,
+					     DLB2_VECTOR_OPTS_DISAB_ARG,
 					     NULL };
 
 	if (params != NULL && params[0] != '\0') {
@@ -4299,6 +4639,17 @@  dlb2_parse_params(const char *params,
 				return ret;
 			}
 
+			ret = rte_kvargs_process(kvlist,
+					DLB2_VECTOR_OPTS_DISAB_ARG,
+					set_vector_opts_disab,
+					&dlb2_args->vector_opts_disabled);
+			if (ret != 0) {
+				DLB2_LOG_ERR("%s: Error parsing vector opts disabled",
+					     name);
+				rte_kvargs_free(kvlist);
+				return ret;
+			}
+
 			rte_kvargs_free(kvlist);
 		}
 	}
diff --git a/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2_priv.h b/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2_priv.h
index 3c540a264..8b38d04fb 100644
--- a/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2_priv.h
+++ b/drivers/event/dlb/dlb2_priv.h
@@ -39,6 +39,7 @@ 
 #define DLB2_POLL_INTERVAL_ARG "poll_interval"
 #define DLB2_SW_CREDIT_QUANTA_ARG "sw_credit_quanta"
 #define DLB2_DEPTH_THRESH_ARG "default_depth_thresh"
+#define DLB2_VECTOR_OPTS_DISAB_ARG "vector_opts_disable"
 
 /* Begin HW related defines and structs */
 
@@ -206,9 +207,9 @@  enum dlb2_enqueue_type {
 /* hw-specific format - do not change */
 
 struct dlb2_event_type {
-	uint8_t major:4;
-	uint8_t unused:4;
-	uint8_t sub;
+	uint16_t major:4;
+	uint16_t unused:4;
+	uint16_t sub:8;
 };
 
 union dlb2_opaque_data {
@@ -352,6 +353,12 @@  struct dlb2_port {
 	uint16_t cq_idx_unmasked;
 	uint16_t cq_depth_mask;
 	uint16_t gen_bit_shift;
+	uint64_t cq_rolling_mask; /*
+				   * rotate to always have right expected
+				   * gen bits
+				   */
+	uint64_t cq_rolling_mask_2;
+	void *cq_addr_cached; /* avoid multiple refs */
 	enum dlb2_port_state state;
 	enum dlb2_configuration_state config_state;
 	int num_mapped_qids;
@@ -361,6 +368,7 @@  struct dlb2_port {
 	struct dlb2_cq_pop_qe *consume_qe;
 	struct dlb2_eventdev *dlb2; /* back ptr */
 	struct dlb2_eventdev_port *ev_port; /* back ptr */
+	bool use_scalar; /* force usage of scalar code */
 };
 
 /* Per-process per-port mmio and memory pointers */
@@ -514,9 +522,9 @@  struct dlb2_queue {
 	uint32_t num_qid_inflights; /* User config */
 	uint32_t num_atm_inflights; /* User config */
 	enum dlb2_configuration_state config_state;
-	int sched_type; /* LB queue only */
-	uint32_t id;
-	bool is_directed;
+	int  sched_type; /* LB queue only */
+	uint8_t id;
+	bool	 is_directed;
 };
 
 struct dlb2_eventdev_queue {
@@ -559,6 +567,7 @@  struct dlb2_eventdev {
 	uint32_t new_event_limit;
 	int max_num_events_override;
 	int num_dir_credits_override;
+	bool vector_opts_disabled;
 	volatile enum dlb2_run_state run_state;
 	uint16_t num_dir_queues; /* total num of evdev dir queues requested */
 	union {
@@ -618,6 +627,7 @@  struct dlb2_devargs {
 	int poll_interval;
 	int sw_credit_quanta;
 	int default_depth_thresh;
+	bool vector_opts_disabled;
 };
 
 /* End Eventdev related defines and structs */