[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 5/5] vmxnet3: Avoid segfault caused by vmxnet3_dev_tx_queue_setup.

nickcooper-zhangtonghao nic at opencloud.tech
Thu Jan 5 11:43:03 CET 2017


We should allocate Tx ring for max possible mumber of hardware descriptors.
If we config Tx queue with 2048 Tx queue size, and 4096 soon,
there will be segment fault.

Signed-off-by: nickcooper-zhangtonghao <nic at opencloud.tech>
---
 drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_rxtx.c | 7 ++++---
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_rxtx.c b/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_rxtx.c
index 077baac..2302c8a 100644
--- a/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_rxtx.c
+++ b/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_rxtx.c
@@ -874,9 +874,10 @@
 	comp_ring->next2proc = 0;
 	comp_ring->gen = VMXNET3_INIT_GEN;
 
-	size = sizeof(struct Vmxnet3_TxDesc) * ring->size;
-	size += sizeof(struct Vmxnet3_TxCompDesc) * comp_ring->size;
-	size += sizeof(struct Vmxnet3_TxDataDesc) * data_ring->size;
+    /* Allocate Tx ring for max possible mumber of hardware descriptors. */
+	size = sizeof(struct Vmxnet3_TxDesc) * VMXNET3_TX_RING_MAX_SIZE;
+	size += sizeof(struct Vmxnet3_TxCompDesc) * VMXNET3_TX_RING_MAX_SIZE;
+	size += sizeof(struct Vmxnet3_TxDataDesc) * VMXNET3_TX_RING_MAX_SIZE;
 
 	mz = ring_dma_zone_reserve(dev, "txdesc", queue_idx, size, socket_id);
 	if (mz == NULL) {
-- 
1.8.3.1





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