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From: Stanislav Fomichev <sdf@fomichev.me>
To: Andrii Nakryiko <andriin@fb.com>
Cc: bpf@vger.kernel.org, netdev@vger.kernel.org, ast@fb.com,
	daniel@iogearbox.net, andrii.nakryiko@gmail.com,
Subject: Re: [PATCH bpf-next 0/3] Add support for memory-mapping BPF array maps
Date: Fri, 8 Nov 2019 14:08:43 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20191108220843.GA1449846@mini-arch> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191108042041.1549144-1-andriin@fb.com>

On 11/07, Andrii Nakryiko wrote:
> This patch set adds ability to memory-map BPF array maps (single- and
> multi-element). The primary use case is memory-mapping BPF array maps, created
> to back global data variables, created by libbpf implicitly. This allows for
> much better usability, along with avoiding syscalls to read or update data
> completely.
Just wondering: is it something that you plan to extend to other map types?

  parent reply	other threads:[~2019-11-08 22:08 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-11-08  4:20 [PATCH bpf-next 0/3] Add support for memory-mapping BPF array maps Andrii Nakryiko
2019-11-08  4:20 ` [PATCH bpf-next 1/3] bpf: add mmap() support for BPF_MAP_TYPE_ARRAY Andrii Nakryiko
2019-11-08  6:39   ` Song Liu
2019-11-08 19:34     ` Andrii Nakryiko
2019-11-11 16:39       ` Song Liu
2019-11-08  4:20 ` [PATCH bpf-next 2/3] libbpf: make global data internal arrays mmap()-able, if possible Andrii Nakryiko
2019-11-08  6:44   ` Song Liu
2019-11-08 19:34     ` Andrii Nakryiko
2019-11-08  4:20 ` [PATCH bpf-next 3/3] selftests/bpf: add BPF_TYPE_MAP_ARRAY mmap() tests Andrii Nakryiko
2019-11-08  6:49   ` Song Liu
2019-11-08 22:08 ` Stanislav Fomichev [this message]
2019-11-08 23:19   ` [PATCH bpf-next 0/3] Add support for memory-mapping BPF array maps Andrii Nakryiko

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