[2/2] net/i40e: remove compiler barrier for aarch64

Message ID 1565693011-33998-3-git-send-email-gavin.hu@arm.com
State New
Delegated to: Qi Zhang
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  • i40e neon vPMD optiomization for aarch64
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Context Check Description
ci/Intel-compilation success Compilation OK
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK

Commit Message

Gavin Hu Aug. 13, 2019, 10:43 a.m.
As packet length extraction code was simplified,the ordering
was not necessary any more.[1]

2% performance gain was measured on Marvell ThunderX2.
4.3% performance gain was measure on Ampere eMAG80

[1] http://mails.dpdk.org/archives/dev/2016-April/037529.html

Fixes: ae0eb310f253 ("net/i40e: implement vector PMD for ARM")
Cc: stable@dpdk.org

Signed-off-by: Gavin Hu <gavin.hu@arm.com>
Reviewed-by: Ruifeng Wang <ruifeng.wang@arm.com>
Reviewed-by: Steve Capper <steve.capper@arm.com>
 drivers/net/i40e/i40e_rxtx_vec_neon.c | 3 ---
 1 file changed, 3 deletions(-)


diff --git a/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_rxtx_vec_neon.c b/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_rxtx_vec_neon.c
index 5555e9b..864eb9a 100644
--- a/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_rxtx_vec_neon.c
+++ b/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_rxtx_vec_neon.c
@@ -307,9 +307,6 @@  _recv_raw_pkts_vec(struct i40e_rx_queue *rxq, struct rte_mbuf **rx_pkts,
 			rte_mbuf_prefetch_part2(rx_pkts[pos + 3]);
-		/* avoid compiler reorder optimization */
-		rte_compiler_barrier();
 		/* pkt 3,4 shift the pktlen field to be 16-bit aligned*/
 		uint32x4_t len3 = vshlq_u32(vreinterpretq_u32_u64(descs[3]),