[v3] cryptodev: rework mod exp and mod inv comments

Message ID 20190206103426.1568-1-arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com
State New
Delegated to: akhil goyal
Headers show
Series
  • [v3] cryptodev: rework mod exp and mod inv comments
Related show

Checks

Context Check Description
ci/Intel-compilation success Compilation OK
ci/intel-Performance-Testing success Performance Testing PASS
ci/mellanox-Performance-Testing success Performance Testing PASS
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK

Commit Message

Kusztal, ArkadiuszX Feb. 6, 2019, 10:34 a.m.
This patch changes modular exponentiation and modular multiplicative
inverse API comments to make it more precise.

Signed-off-by: Arek Kusztal <arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com>
---
v2:
- grammar fixes

v3:
- remove information about positive integer

 lib/librte_cryptodev/rte_crypto_asym.h | 43 ++++++++++++++++++++++------------
 1 file changed, 28 insertions(+), 15 deletions(-)

Comments

Trahe, Fiona Feb. 6, 2019, 10:43 a.m. | #1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kusztal, ArkadiuszX
> Sent: Wednesday, February 6, 2019 10:34 AM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: akhil.goyal@nxp.com; Trahe, Fiona <fiona.trahe@intel.com>; shally.verma@caviumnetworks.com;
> sunila.sahu@caviumnetworks.com; ashish.gupta@caviumnetworks.com;
> umesh.kartha@caviumnetworks.com; Kusztal, ArkadiuszX <arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com>
> Subject: [PATCH v3] cryptodev: rework mod exp and mod inv comments
> 
> This patch changes modular exponentiation and modular multiplicative
> inverse API comments to make it more precise.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Arek Kusztal <arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com>
Acked-by: Fiona Trahe <fiona.trahe@intel.com>
Shally Verma Feb. 6, 2019, 10:50 a.m. | #2
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Arek Kusztal <arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com>
>Sent: 06 February 2019 16:04
>To: dev@dpdk.org
>Cc: akhil.goyal@nxp.com; fiona.trahe@intel.com; shally.verma@caviumnetworks.com; sunila.sahu@caviumnetworks.com;
>ashish.gupta@caviumnetworks.com; umesh.kartha@caviumnetworks.com; Arek Kusztal <arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com>
>Subject: [PATCH v3] cryptodev: rework mod exp and mod inv comments
>
>External Email
>
>This patch changes modular exponentiation and modular multiplicative
>inverse API comments to make it more precise.
>
>Signed-off-by: Arek Kusztal <arkadiuszx.kusztal@intel.com>
>---
>v2:
>- grammar fixes
>
>v3:
>- remove information about positive integer
>
> lib/librte_cryptodev/rte_crypto_asym.h | 43 ++++++++++++++++++++++------------
> 1 file changed, 28 insertions(+), 15 deletions(-)
>
Acked-by: Shally Verma <shally.verma@marvell.com>

Thanks
Shally

Patch

diff --git a/lib/librte_cryptodev/rte_crypto_asym.h b/lib/librte_cryptodev/rte_crypto_asym.h
index 5e185b2..0a50cd5 100644
--- a/lib/librte_cryptodev/rte_crypto_asym.h
+++ b/lib/librte_cryptodev/rte_crypto_asym.h
@@ -72,8 +72,8 @@  enum rte_crypto_asym_xform_type {
 	 * Refer to rte_crypto_asym_op_type
 	 */
 	RTE_CRYPTO_ASYM_XFORM_MODINV,
-	/**< Modular Inverse
-	 * Perform Modulus inverse b^(-1) mod n
+	/**< Modular Multiplicative Inverse
+	 * Perform Modular Multiplicative Inverse b^(-1) mod n
 	 */
 	RTE_CRYPTO_ASYM_XFORM_MODEX,
 	/**< Modular Exponentiation
@@ -233,29 +233,38 @@  struct rte_crypto_rsa_xform {
 struct rte_crypto_modex_xform {
 	rte_crypto_param modulus;
 	/**< modulus
-	 * Prime modulus of the modexp transform operation in octet-string
-	 * network byte order format.
+	 * Pointer to the modulus data for modexp transform operation
+	 * in octet-string network byte order format
+	 *
+	 * In case this number is equal to zero the driver shall set
+	 * the crypto op status field to RTE_CRYPTO_OP_STATUS_ERROR
 	 */
 
 	rte_crypto_param exponent;
 	/**< exponent
-	 * Private exponent of the modexp transform operation in
-	 * octet-string network byte order format.
+	 * Exponent of the modexp transform operation in
+	 * octet-string network byte order format
 	 */
 };
 
 /**
- * Asymmetric modular inverse transform operation
+ * Asymmetric modular multiplicative inverse transform operation
  *
- * Structure describing modulus inverse xform params
+ * Structure describing modular multiplicative inverse transform
  *
  */
 struct rte_crypto_modinv_xform {
 	rte_crypto_param modulus;
 	/**<
-	 * Pointer to the prime modulus data for modular
-	 * inverse operation in octet-string network byte
-	 * order format.
+	 * Pointer to the modulus data for modular multiplicative inverse
+	 * operation in octet-string network byte order format
+	 *
+	 * In case this number is equal to zero the driver shall set
+	 * the crypto op status field to RTE_CRYPTO_OP_STATUS_ERROR
+	 *
+	 * This number shall be relatively prime to base
+	 * in corresponding Modular Multiplicative Inverse
+	 * rte_crypto_mod_op_param
 	 */
 };
 
@@ -317,14 +326,18 @@  struct rte_crypto_dsa_xform {
 
 /**
  * Operations params for modular operations:
- * exponentiation and invert
+ * exponentiation and multiplicative inverse
  *
  */
 struct rte_crypto_mod_op_param {
 	rte_crypto_param base;
 	/**<
-	 * Pointer to base of modular exponentiation/inversion data in
-	 * Octet-string network byte order format.
+	 * Pointer to base of modular exponentiation/multiplicative
+	 * inverse data in octet-string network byte order format
+	 *
+	 * In case Multiplicative Inverse is used this number shall
+	 * be relatively prime to modulus in corresponding Modular
+	 * Multiplicative Inverse rte_crypto_modinv_xform
 	 */
 };
 
@@ -348,7 +361,7 @@  struct rte_crypto_asym_xform {
 		/**< Modular Exponentiation xform parameters */
 
 		struct rte_crypto_modinv_xform modinv;
-		/**< Modulus Inverse xform parameters */
+		/**< Modular Multiplicative Inverse xform parameters */
 
 		struct rte_crypto_dh_xform dh;
 		/**< DH xform parameters */