Re: Major network performance regression in 3.7
From: Eric Dumazet
Date: Sat Jan 05 2013 - 20:51:27 EST
On Sat, 2013-01-05 at 17:40 -0800, Eric Dumazet wrote:
> On Sun, 2013-01-06 at 02:30 +0100, Willy Tarreau wrote:
> > Ah interesting because these were some of the mm patches that I had
> > tried to revert.
> Hmm, or we should fix __skb_splice_bits()
> I'll send a patch.
Could you try the following ?
diff --git a/net/core/skbuff.c b/net/core/skbuff.c
index 3ab989b..c5246be 100644
@@ -1768,14 +1768,15 @@ static bool __skb_splice_bits(struct sk_buff *skb, struct pipe_inode_info *pipe,
struct splice_pipe_desc *spd, struct sock *sk)
+ struct page *page = virt_to_page(skb->data);
+ unsigned int poff = skb->data - (unsigned char *)page_address(page);
/* map the linear part :
* If skb->head_frag is set, this 'linear' part is backed by a
* fragment, and if the head is not shared with any clones then
* we can avoid a copy since we own the head portion of this page.
- if (__splice_segment(virt_to_page(skb->data),
- (unsigned long) skb->data & (PAGE_SIZE - 1),
+ if (__splice_segment(page, poff,
offset, len, skb, spd,
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