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[v4,3/3] rte_pie: fix incorrect floating point math

Message ID 20220525203123.277180-4-stephen@networkplumber.org (mailing list archive)
State Superseded
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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Series introduce random floating point function | expand


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Commit Message

Stephen Hemminger May 25, 2022, 8:31 p.m. UTC
The function rte_pie_drop was attempting to do a random probability
drop, but because of incorrect usage of fixed point divide
it would always return 1.

Change to use new rte_drand() instead.

Fixes: 44c730b0e379 ("sched: add PIE based congestion management")
Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
 lib/sched/rte_pie.h | 5 +----
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 4 deletions(-)
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diff --git a/lib/sched/rte_pie.h b/lib/sched/rte_pie.h
index 3e2c1ef46721..528f2ea878e8 100644
--- a/lib/sched/rte_pie.h
+++ b/lib/sched/rte_pie.h
@@ -217,7 +217,6 @@  __rte_experimental
 _rte_pie_drop(const struct rte_pie_config *pie_cfg,
 	struct rte_pie *pie)
-	uint64_t rand_value;
 	uint64_t qdelay = pie_cfg->qdelay_ref / 2;
 	/* PIE is active but the queue is not congested: return 0 */
@@ -240,9 +239,7 @@  _rte_pie_drop(const struct rte_pie_config *pie_cfg,
 	if (pie->accu_prob >= 8.5)
 		return 1;
-	rand_value = rte_rand()/RTE_RAND_MAX;
-	if ((double)rand_value < pie->drop_prob) {
+	if (rte_drand() < pie->drop_prob) {
 		pie->accu_prob = 0;
 		return 1;