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[dpdk-dev,PATCHv6,16/33] drivers/pool/dpaa2: adding hw offloaded mempool

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Ferruh Yigit Jan. 25, 2017, 3:29 p.m. UTC
On 1/24/2017 5:28 PM, Thomas Monjalon wrote:
> 2017-01-24 20:07, Hemant Agrawal:
>> On 1/24/2017 4:19 PM, Ferruh Yigit wrote:
>>> On 1/24/2017 9:12 AM, Shreyansh Jain wrote:
>>>> On Monday 23 January 2017 11:04 PM, Ferruh Yigit wrote:
>>>>> On 1/23/2017 11:59 AM, Hemant Agrawal wrote:
>>>>>> +# library dependencies
>>>>>> +DEPDIRS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_DPAA2_POOL) += lib/librte_eal
>>>>>> +DEPDIRS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_DPAA2_POOL) += lib/librte_mempool
>>>>>> +DEPDIRS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_DPAA2_POOL) += lib/librte_common_dpaa2_qbman
>>>>>
>>>>> This dependeny doesn not looks correct, there is no folder like that.
>>>>
>>>> This is something even I need to understand. From the DEPDIRS what I
>>>> understood was that though it refers to a directory, it essentially
>>>> links libraries in build/lib/*.
>>>>
>>>> Further, somehow the development is deploying drivers/bus,
>>>> drivers/common and drivers/pool in lib/* under the name specified as
>>>> LIB in Makefile. My understanding was that it is expected behavior and
>>>> not special because of drivers folder.
>>>>
>>>> Thus, above line only links lib/librte_common_dpaa2_qbman generated by
>>>> drivers/common/dpaa2/qbman code.
>>>>
>>>> In fact, I think, this might also one of the issues why a parallel
>>>> shared build fails for DPAA2 PMD (added in Cover letter).
>>>> The dependency graph cannot create a graph for drivers/common
>>>> as dependency for drivers/net or drivers/bus and hence parallel build
>>>> fails because of missing libraries which are being parallely compiled.
>>>
>>> DEPDIRS-y is mainly to resolve dependencies for compilation order, and
>>> should point to the folder,
>>>
>>> Following line will cause "librte_eal" to be compiled before driver:
>>> DEPDIRS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_DPAA2_POOL) += lib/librte_eal
>>>
>>> So "lib/librte_common_dpaa2_qbman" does not makes more sense, since
>>> there is no folder like that.
>>>
>>>
>>> Somewhere in the history, with following commit, DEPDIRS-y gained a side
>>> effect, it has been used to set dynamic linking dependencies, to fix
>>> underlinking issue:
>>>  bf5a46fa5972 ("mk: generate internal library dependencies")
>>>
>>> I guess you are having that line to benefit from this side effect, but
>>> this can be done with following more properly:
>>> LDLIBS += lib/librte_common_dpaa2_qbman
>>>
>>>
>>> To resolve the drivers/net to drivers/common dependency, following line
>>> in this Makefile should work:
>>> DEPDIRS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_DPAA2_PMD) += drivers/common/dpaa2
>>>
>>> This adds following, which will cause "drivers/common" compiled before
>>> any "drivers/net":
>>> LOCAL_DEPDIRS-drivers/net += drivers/common
>>
>> Thanks for your suggestion. This is one thing, I am not yet able to fix.
>>
>> Based on your suggestions:
>> e.g.
>> LDLIBS += -lrte_common_dpaa2_qbman
>> DEPDIRS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_FSLMC_BUS) += drivers/common/dpaa2
>>
>> It does add entry in the ".depdirs"
>> ./arm64-dpaa2-linuxapp-gcc/.depdirs:168:LOCAL_DEPDIRS-drivers/bus += 
>> drivers/common
>> ./arm64-dpaa2-linuxapp-gcc/.depdirs:170:LOCAL_DEPDIRS-drivers += lib
>> ./arm64-dpaa2-linuxapp-gcc/.depdirs:172:LOCAL_DEPDIRS-drivers += lib
>> ./arm64-dpaa2-linuxapp-gcc/.depdirs:174:LOCAL_DEPDIRS-drivers/pool += 
>> drivers/common
>>
>> However,  we keep on getting:
>> LD librte_bus_fslmc.so.1.1
>> aarch64-linux-gnu-gcc: error: drivers/common/dpaa2: No such file or 
>> directory
>> make[6]: *** [librte_bus_fslmc.so.1.1] Error 1
> 
> Probably because of:
> 
> # Translate DEPDIRS-y into LDLIBS
> # Ignore (sub)directory dependencies which do not provide an actual library
> _IGNORE_DIRS = lib/librte_eal/% lib/librte_compat
> _DEPDIRS = $(filter-out $(_IGNORE_DIRS),$(DEPDIRS-y))
> _LDDIRS = $(subst librte_ether,librte_ethdev,$(_DEPDIRS))
> LDLIBS += $(subst lib/lib,-l,$(_LDDIRS))
> 
> It shows one important thing: qbman is not a driver, it is a lib.
> So drivers/common/dpaa2 should be handled differently.
> 
> Solution 1: tweak mk/rte.lib.mk for directories in drivers/common/
> Solution 2: host your bus libs outside of DPDK
> 

For solution 1, following [1] seems working, "drivers/%" preferred
against "drivers/common/%" because "drivers/bus/%" has same issue. And
as far as I can see dpaa2 is the only driver dependency in lib folder.

[1]
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diff --git a/mk/rte.lib.mk b/mk/rte.lib.mk
index 33a5f5a..ac4df9a 100644
--- a/mk/rte.lib.mk
+++ b/mk/rte.lib.mk
@@ -79,7 +79,7 @@  endif

 # Translate DEPDIRS-y into LDLIBS
 # Ignore (sub)directory dependencies which do not provide an actual library
-_IGNORE_DIRS = lib/librte_eal/% lib/librte_compat
+_IGNORE_DIRS = lib/librte_eal/% lib/librte_compat drivers/%
 _DEPDIRS = $(filter-out $(_IGNORE_DIRS),$(DEPDIRS-y))
 _LDDIRS = $(subst librte_ether,librte_ethdev,$(_DEPDIRS))
 LDLIBS += $(subst lib/lib,-l,$(_LDDIRS))