[v2,0/2] mbuf: add bulk free function

Message ID 20190925120355.44821-1-mb@smartsharesystems.com (mailing list archive)


Morten Brørup Sept. 25, 2019, 12:03 p.m. UTC
  Add function for freeing a bulk of mbufs.

* Function is not inline.
* Optimized to free multible mbufs belonging to the same mempool in
bulk. Inspired by ixgbe_tx_free_bufs(), but allowing NULL pointers
in the array, just like rte_pktmbuf_free() can take a NULL pointer.
* Use unsigned int instead of unsigned. Passes checkpatch, but
mismatches the original coding style of the modified files.
* Fixed a typo in the description headline: mempools is plural.

Morten Brørup (2):
  mbuf: add bulk free function
  mbuf: add bulk free function

 lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.c | 35 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 lib/librte_mbuf/rte_mbuf.h | 11 +++++++++++
 2 files changed, 46 insertions(+)