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authorLUU Duc Canh <canh.d.luu@dektech.com.au>2018-11-10 14:23:50 -0500
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2018-11-11 09:57:46 -0800
commit31c4f4cc32f7ba956dbeb0eb2208f1bda2468704 (patch)
tree9002c2f153d74232a92854bbb15c894a765b8242 /net
parentbb5e6a82904551731c7d0f83f0c7cdbffebcd48b (diff)
downloadlinux-stericsson-31c4f4cc32f7ba956dbeb0eb2208f1bda2468704.tar.gz
tipc: improve broadcast retransmission algorithm
Currently, the broadcast retransmission algorithm is using the 'prev_retr' field in struct tipc_link to time stamp the latest broadcast retransmission occasion. This helps to restrict retransmission of individual broadcast packets to max once per 10 milliseconds, even though all other criteria for retransmission are met. We now move this time stamp to the control block of each individual packet, and remove other limiting criteria. This simplifies the retransmission algorithm, and eliminates any risk of logical errors in selecting which packets can be retransmitted. Acked-by: Ying Xue <ying.xue@windriver.com> Signed-off-by: LUU Duc Canh <canh.d.luu@dektech.com.au> Signed-off-by: Jon Maloy <jon.maloy@ericsson.com> Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'net')
-rw-r--r--net/tipc/link.c59
-rw-r--r--net/tipc/msg.h1
2 files changed, 14 insertions, 46 deletions
diff --git a/net/tipc/link.c b/net/tipc/link.c
index 201c3b5bc96b..aefb5b40c535 100644
--- a/net/tipc/link.c
+++ b/net/tipc/link.c
@@ -105,7 +105,7 @@ struct tipc_stats {
* @transmitq: queue for sent, non-acked messages
* @backlogq: queue for messages waiting to be sent
* @snt_nxt: next sequence number to use for outbound messages
- * @last_retransmitted: sequence number of most recently retransmitted message
+ * @prev_from: sequence number of most previous retransmission request
* @stale_cnt: counter for number of identical retransmit attempts
* @stale_limit: time when repeated identical retransmits must force link reset
* @ackers: # of peers that needs to ack each packet before it can be released
@@ -163,7 +163,7 @@ struct tipc_link {
u16 limit;
} backlog[5];
u16 snd_nxt;
- u16 last_retransm;
+ u16 prev_from;
u16 window;
u16 stale_cnt;
unsigned long stale_limit;
@@ -186,9 +186,6 @@ struct tipc_link {
u16 acked;
struct tipc_link *bc_rcvlink;
struct tipc_link *bc_sndlink;
- unsigned long prev_retr;
- u16 prev_from;
- u16 prev_to;
u8 nack_state;
bool bc_peer_is_up;
@@ -210,7 +207,7 @@ enum {
BC_NACK_SND_SUPPRESS,
};
-#define TIPC_BC_RETR_LIMIT 10 /* [ms] */
+#define TIPC_BC_RETR_LIM msecs_to_jiffies(10) /* [ms] */
/*
* Interval between NACKs when packets arrive out of order
@@ -1036,10 +1033,12 @@ static int tipc_link_retrans(struct tipc_link *l, struct tipc_link *r,
if (!skb)
return 0;
+ if (less(to, from))
+ return 0;
/* Detect repeated retransmit failures on same packet */
- if (r->last_retransm != buf_seqno(skb)) {
- r->last_retransm = buf_seqno(skb);
+ if (r->prev_from != from) {
+ r->prev_from = from;
r->stale_limit = jiffies + msecs_to_jiffies(r->tolerance);
r->stale_cnt = 0;
} else if (++r->stale_cnt > 99 && time_after(jiffies, r->stale_limit)) {
@@ -1055,6 +1054,11 @@ static int tipc_link_retrans(struct tipc_link *l, struct tipc_link *r,
continue;
if (more(msg_seqno(hdr), to))
break;
+ if (link_is_bc_sndlink(l)) {
+ if (time_before(jiffies, TIPC_SKB_CB(skb)->nxt_retr))
+ continue;
+ TIPC_SKB_CB(skb)->nxt_retr = jiffies + TIPC_BC_RETR_LIM;
+ }
_skb = __pskb_copy(skb, MIN_H_SIZE, GFP_ATOMIC);
if (!_skb)
return 0;
@@ -1734,42 +1738,6 @@ void tipc_link_bc_init_rcv(struct tipc_link *l, struct tipc_msg *hdr)
l->rcv_nxt = peers_snd_nxt;
}
-/* link_bc_retr eval()- check if the indicated range can be retransmitted now
- * - Adjust permitted range if there is overlap with previous retransmission
- */
-static bool link_bc_retr_eval(struct tipc_link *l, u16 *from, u16 *to)
-{
- unsigned long elapsed = jiffies_to_msecs(jiffies - l->prev_retr);
-
- if (less(*to, *from))
- return false;
-
- /* New retransmission request */
- if ((elapsed > TIPC_BC_RETR_LIMIT) ||
- less(*to, l->prev_from) || more(*from, l->prev_to)) {
- l->prev_from = *from;
- l->prev_to = *to;
- l->prev_retr = jiffies;
- return true;
- }
-
- /* Inside range of previous retransmit */
- if (!less(*from, l->prev_from) && !more(*to, l->prev_to))
- return false;
-
- /* Fully or partially outside previous range => exclude overlap */
- if (less(*from, l->prev_from)) {
- *to = l->prev_from - 1;
- l->prev_from = *from;
- }
- if (more(*to, l->prev_to)) {
- *from = l->prev_to + 1;
- l->prev_to = *to;
- }
- l->prev_retr = jiffies;
- return true;
-}
-
/* tipc_link_bc_sync_rcv - update rcv link according to peer's send state
*/
int tipc_link_bc_sync_rcv(struct tipc_link *l, struct tipc_msg *hdr,
@@ -1800,8 +1768,7 @@ int tipc_link_bc_sync_rcv(struct tipc_link *l, struct tipc_msg *hdr,
if (more(peers_snd_nxt, l->rcv_nxt + l->window))
return rc;
- if (link_bc_retr_eval(snd_l, &from, &to))
- rc = tipc_link_retrans(snd_l, l, from, to, xmitq);
+ rc = tipc_link_retrans(snd_l, l, from, to, xmitq);
l->snd_nxt = peers_snd_nxt;
if (link_bc_rcv_gap(l))
diff --git a/net/tipc/msg.h b/net/tipc/msg.h
index a2879e6ec5b6..a0924956bb61 100644
--- a/net/tipc/msg.h
+++ b/net/tipc/msg.h
@@ -105,6 +105,7 @@ struct tipc_skb_cb {
u32 bytes_read;
u32 orig_member;
struct sk_buff *tail;
+ unsigned long nxt_retr;
bool validated;
u16 chain_imp;
u16 ackers;