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net: prepare the outer ipv4 hdr for checksum

Message ID 20210629170658.19452-1-mohsin.kazmi14@gmail.com (mailing list archive)
State Superseded, archived
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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Series net: prepare the outer ipv4 hdr for checksum | expand

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Commit Message

Mohsin Kazmi June 29, 2021, 5:06 p.m. UTC
Preparation the headers for the hardware offload
misses the outer ipv4 checksum offload.
It results in bad checksum computed by hardware NIC.

This patch fixes the issue by setting the outer ipv4
checksum field to 0.

Fixes: 4fb7e803eb1a ("ethdev: add Tx preparation")
Cc: stable@dpdk.org

Signed-off-by: Mohsin Kazmi <mohsin.kazmi14@gmail.com>
Acked-by: Qi Zhang <qi.z.zhang@intel.com>
---
 lib/net/rte_net.h | 12 +++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

Comments

Kinsella, Ray June 29, 2021, 5:24 p.m. UTC | #1
Please mark [PATCH v2], and record changes under the ---

Ray K

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mohsin Kazmi <mohsin.kazmi14@gmail.com>
> Sent: Tuesday 29 June 2021 18:07
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: Kinsella, Ray <ray.kinsella@intel.com>; Mohsin Kazmi
> <mohsin.kazmi14@gmail.com>; stable@dpdk.org; Olivier Matz
> <olivier.matz@6wind.com>; Ananyev, Konstantin
> <konstantin.ananyev@intel.com>; Thomas Monjalon
> <thomas.monjalon@6wind.com>; Tomasz Kulasek <tomaszx.kulasek@intel.com>
> Subject: [PATCH] net: prepare the outer ipv4 hdr for checksum
> 
> Preparation the headers for the hardware offload misses the outer ipv4
> checksum offload.
> It results in bad checksum computed by hardware NIC.
> 
> This patch fixes the issue by setting the outer ipv4 checksum field to
> 0.
> 
> Fixes: 4fb7e803eb1a ("ethdev: add Tx preparation")
> Cc: stable@dpdk.org
> 
> Signed-off-by: Mohsin Kazmi <mohsin.kazmi14@gmail.com>
> Acked-by: Qi Zhang <qi.z.zhang@intel.com>
> ---
>  lib/net/rte_net.h | 12 +++++++++++-
>  1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/lib/net/rte_net.h b/lib/net/rte_net.h index
> 434435ffa2..e47365099e 100644
> --- a/lib/net/rte_net.h
> +++ b/lib/net/rte_net.h
> @@ -128,8 +128,18 @@ rte_net_intel_cksum_flags_prepare(struct rte_mbuf
> *m, uint64_t ol_flags)
>  	if (!(ol_flags & (PKT_TX_IP_CKSUM | PKT_TX_L4_MASK |
> PKT_TX_TCP_SEG)))
>  		return 0;
> 
> -	if (ol_flags & (PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV4 | PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV6))
> +	if (ol_flags & (PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV4 | PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV6)) {
>  		inner_l3_offset += m->outer_l2_len + m->outer_l3_len;
> +		/*
> +		 * prepare outer ipv4 header checksum by setting it to 0,
> +		 * in order to be computed by hardware NICs.
> +		 */
> +		if (ol_flags & PKT_TX_OUTER_IP_CKSUM) {
> +			ipv4_hdr = rte_pktmbuf_mtod_offset(m,
> +					struct rte_ipv4_hdr *, m->outer_l2_len);
> +			ipv4_hdr->hdr_checksum = 0;
> +		}
> +	}
> 
>  	/*
>  	 * Check if headers are fragmented.
> --
> 2.17.1
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diff --git a/lib/net/rte_net.h b/lib/net/rte_net.h
index 434435ffa2..e47365099e 100644
--- a/lib/net/rte_net.h
+++ b/lib/net/rte_net.h
@@ -128,8 +128,18 @@  rte_net_intel_cksum_flags_prepare(struct rte_mbuf *m, uint64_t ol_flags)
 	if (!(ol_flags & (PKT_TX_IP_CKSUM | PKT_TX_L4_MASK | PKT_TX_TCP_SEG)))
 		return 0;
 
-	if (ol_flags & (PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV4 | PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV6))
+	if (ol_flags & (PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV4 | PKT_TX_OUTER_IPV6)) {
 		inner_l3_offset += m->outer_l2_len + m->outer_l3_len;
+		/*
+		 * prepare outer ipv4 header checksum by setting it to 0,
+		 * in order to be computed by hardware NICs.
+		 */
+		if (ol_flags & PKT_TX_OUTER_IP_CKSUM) {
+			ipv4_hdr = rte_pktmbuf_mtod_offset(m,
+					struct rte_ipv4_hdr *, m->outer_l2_len);
+			ipv4_hdr->hdr_checksum = 0;
+		}
+	}
 
 	/*
 	 * Check if headers are fragmented.