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From: Heiner Kallweit <hkallweit1@gmail.com>
To: Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@gmail.com>,
	Charles DAYMAND <charles.daymand@wifirst.fr>
Cc: Eric Dumazet <edumazet@google.com>, netdev <netdev@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net] r8169: fix multicast tx issue with macvlan interface
Date: Tue, 7 Apr 2020 08:22:44 +0200
Message-ID: <d9c6ba82-4f3e-0f7e-e1f8-516da25e1fe4@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <b3867109-d09c-768c-7210-74e6f76c12b8@gmail.com>

On 07.04.2020 01:20, Eric Dumazet wrote:
> 
> 
> On 4/6/20 3:16 PM, Heiner Kallweit wrote:
> 
>>
>> In a similar context Realtek made me aware of a hw issue if IP header
>> has the options field set. You mentioned problems with multicast packets,
>> and based on the following code the root cause may be related.
>>
>> br_ip4_multicast_alloc_query()
>> -> iph->ihl = 6;
>>
>> I'd appreciate if you could test (with HW tx checksumming enabled)
>> whether this experimental patch fixes the issue with invalid/lost
>> multicasts.
>>
>>
>> diff --git a/drivers/net/ethernet/realtek/r8169_main.c b/drivers/net/ethernet/realtek/r8169_main.c
>> index e40e8eaeb..dd251ddb8 100644
>> --- a/drivers/net/ethernet/realtek/r8169_main.c
>> +++ b/drivers/net/ethernet/realtek/r8169_main.c
>> @@ -4319,6 +4319,10 @@ static netdev_features_t rtl8169_features_check(struct sk_buff *skb,
>>  		    rtl_chip_supports_csum_v2(tp))
>>  			features &= ~NETIF_F_ALL_TSO;
>>  	} else if (skb->ip_summed == CHECKSUM_PARTIAL) {
>> +		if (ip_hdrlen(skb) > sizeof(struct iphdr)) {
> 
> Packet could be non IPv4 at this point. (IPv6 for instance)
> 
Right, I should have mentioned it:
This experimental patch is for IPv4 only. In a final version (if it indeed
fixes the issue) I had to extend the condition and check for IPv4.

>> +			pr_info("hk: iphdr has options field set\n");
>> +			features &= ~NETIF_F_CSUM_MASK;
>> +		}
>>  		if (skb->len < ETH_ZLEN) {
>>  			switch (tp->mac_version) {
>>  			case RTL_GIGA_MAC_VER_11:
>>


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Thread overview: 20+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-03-27  9:08 Charles Daymand
2020-03-27  9:39 ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-03-27 17:41   ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-03-27 18:52     ` Eric Dumazet
2020-03-27 19:17       ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-03-27 19:42         ` Eric Dumazet
     [not found]           ` <CAFJtzm03QpjGRs70tth26BdUFN_o8zsJOccbnA58ma+2uwiGcg@mail.gmail.com>
2020-03-31 13:48             ` Charles DAYMAND
2020-03-31 14:07             ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-04-06 14:12               ` Charles DAYMAND
2020-04-06 22:16                 ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-04-06 23:20                   ` Eric Dumazet
2020-04-07  6:22                     ` Heiner Kallweit [this message]
2020-04-07 22:40                       ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-04-10  9:53                         ` Charles DAYMAND
2020-04-13 18:06                 ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-04-13 18:20                   ` Eric Dumazet
2020-04-15 11:55                     ` Charles Daymand
2020-05-12 18:37                       ` Heiner Kallweit
2020-04-27 21:12                     ` Florent Fourcot
2020-04-30 16:50                       ` Heiner Kallweit

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