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Re: [Xen-devel] [3.15-rc3] Bisected: xen-netback mangles packets between two guests on a bridge since merge of "TX grant mapping with SKBTX_DEV_ZEROCOPY instead of copy" series.

Friday, May 2, 2014, 4:00:40 PM, you wrote:

>>> Let's see what that does different and if that gives an insight in what is 
>>> going
>>> wrong.
>> The debug patch that i used is attached.
>> Here is some of the output, skb->data_len size sometimes varies slightly as 
>> does skb->truesize (is that allowed to become > 64k ?).
> Yes, truesize can be over 64K, as it includes the aligned size of the 
> data itself (64k max), struct skbuff and struct shared_info.
> However my calculation for the truesize might be wrong: I count all the 
> frags as full sized pages (skb->truesize += i * PAGE_SIZE), but the last 
> page is not necessarily used entirely by that frag.
> I had the idea that truesize should include the size of the whole page 
> as we reserved it with alloc_page for this skb, but it might not be true.
Btw. with you "skb->>truesize -= nskb->data_len;" version truesize should 
> end up around 128k, something entirely wrong. Can you try with 
"skb->>truesize -= nskb->data_len;" in that line?
> My repro env is underway in the meantime ...

Erhmm i don't get this last part, first you entitle
"skb->truesize -= nskb->data_len;" as being "entirely wrong" (which is probably 

Then you want me to try just that ? .. or did you mean something else ? 

> Regards,

> Zoli

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