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view xen/include/public/io/netif.h @ 16425:d3041196ae69

netfront/back: Specify interface allowing multicast address add/remove
requests to be passed from the frontend to the backend.

Signed-off-by: David Edmondson <dme@sun.com>
Signed-off-by: Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@eu.citrix.com>
author Keir Fraser <keir.fraser@citrix.com>
date Thu Nov 22 17:43:29 2007 +0000 (2007-11-22)
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1 /******************************************************************************
2 * netif.h
3 *
4 * Unified network-device I/O interface for Xen guest OSes.
5 *
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25 */
27 #ifndef __XEN_PUBLIC_IO_NETIF_H__
28 #define __XEN_PUBLIC_IO_NETIF_H__
30 #include "ring.h"
31 #include "../grant_table.h"
33 /*
34 * Notifications after enqueuing any type of message should be conditional on
35 * the appropriate req_event or rsp_event field in the shared ring.
36 * If the client sends notification for rx requests then it should specify
37 * feature 'feature-rx-notify' via xenbus. Otherwise the backend will assume
38 * that it cannot safely queue packets (as it may not be kicked to send them).
39 */
41 /*
42 * This is the 'wire' format for packets:
43 * Request 1: netif_tx_request -- NETTXF_* (any flags)
44 * [Request 2: netif_tx_extra] (only if request 1 has NETTXF_extra_info)
45 * [Request 3: netif_tx_extra] (only if request 2 has XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_MORE)
46 * Request 4: netif_tx_request -- NETTXF_more_data
47 * Request 5: netif_tx_request -- NETTXF_more_data
48 * ...
49 * Request N: netif_tx_request -- 0
50 */
52 /* Protocol checksum field is blank in the packet (hardware offload)? */
53 #define _NETTXF_csum_blank (0)
54 #define NETTXF_csum_blank (1U<<_NETTXF_csum_blank)
56 /* Packet data has been validated against protocol checksum. */
57 #define _NETTXF_data_validated (1)
58 #define NETTXF_data_validated (1U<<_NETTXF_data_validated)
60 /* Packet continues in the next request descriptor. */
61 #define _NETTXF_more_data (2)
62 #define NETTXF_more_data (1U<<_NETTXF_more_data)
64 /* Packet to be followed by extra descriptor(s). */
65 #define _NETTXF_extra_info (3)
66 #define NETTXF_extra_info (1U<<_NETTXF_extra_info)
68 struct netif_tx_request {
69 grant_ref_t gref; /* Reference to buffer page */
70 uint16_t offset; /* Offset within buffer page */
71 uint16_t flags; /* NETTXF_* */
72 uint16_t id; /* Echoed in response message. */
73 uint16_t size; /* Packet size in bytes. */
74 };
75 typedef struct netif_tx_request netif_tx_request_t;
77 /* Types of netif_extra_info descriptors. */
78 #define XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_NONE (0) /* Never used - invalid */
79 #define XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_GSO (1) /* u.gso */
80 #define XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MCAST_ADD (2) /* u.mcast */
81 #define XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MCAST_DEL (3) /* u.mcast */
82 #define XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MAX (4)
84 /* netif_extra_info flags. */
85 #define _XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_FLAG_MORE (0)
86 #define XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_FLAG_MORE (1U<<_XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_FLAG_MORE)
88 /* GSO types - only TCPv4 currently supported. */
89 #define XEN_NETIF_GSO_TYPE_TCPV4 (1)
91 /*
92 * This structure needs to fit within both netif_tx_request and
93 * netif_rx_response for compatibility.
94 */
95 struct netif_extra_info {
96 uint8_t type; /* XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_* */
97 uint8_t flags; /* XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_FLAG_* */
99 union {
100 /*
101 * XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_GSO:
102 */
103 struct {
104 /*
105 * Maximum payload size of each segment. For example, for TCP this
106 * is just the path MSS.
107 */
108 uint16_t size;
110 /*
111 * GSO type. This determines the protocol of the packet and any
112 * extra features required to segment the packet properly.
113 */
114 uint8_t type; /* XEN_NETIF_GSO_TYPE_* */
116 /* Future expansion. */
117 uint8_t pad;
119 /*
120 * GSO features. This specifies any extra GSO features required
121 * to process this packet, such as ECN support for TCPv4.
122 */
123 uint16_t features; /* XEN_NETIF_GSO_FEAT_* */
124 } gso;
126 /*
127 * XEN_NETIF_EXTRA_TYPE_MCAST_{ADD,DEL}:
128 * Backend advertises availability via 'feature-multicast-control'
129 * xenbus node containing value '1'.
130 * Frontend requests this feature by advertising
131 * 'request-multicast-control' xenbus node containing value '1'.
132 * If multicast control is requested then multicast flooding is
133 * disabled and the frontend must explicitly register its interest
134 * in multicast groups using dummy transmit requests containing
135 * MCAST_{ADD,DEL} extra-info fragments.
136 */
137 struct {
138 uint8_t addr[6]; /* Address to add/remove. */
139 } mcast;
141 uint16_t pad[3];
142 } u;
143 };
144 typedef struct netif_extra_info netif_extra_info_t;
146 struct netif_tx_response {
147 uint16_t id;
148 int16_t status; /* NETIF_RSP_* */
149 };
150 typedef struct netif_tx_response netif_tx_response_t;
152 struct netif_rx_request {
153 uint16_t id; /* Echoed in response message. */
154 grant_ref_t gref; /* Reference to incoming granted frame */
155 };
156 typedef struct netif_rx_request netif_rx_request_t;
158 /* Packet data has been validated against protocol checksum. */
159 #define _NETRXF_data_validated (0)
160 #define NETRXF_data_validated (1U<<_NETRXF_data_validated)
162 /* Protocol checksum field is blank in the packet (hardware offload)? */
163 #define _NETRXF_csum_blank (1)
164 #define NETRXF_csum_blank (1U<<_NETRXF_csum_blank)
166 /* Packet continues in the next request descriptor. */
167 #define _NETRXF_more_data (2)
168 #define NETRXF_more_data (1U<<_NETRXF_more_data)
170 /* Packet to be followed by extra descriptor(s). */
171 #define _NETRXF_extra_info (3)
172 #define NETRXF_extra_info (1U<<_NETRXF_extra_info)
174 struct netif_rx_response {
175 uint16_t id;
176 uint16_t offset; /* Offset in page of start of received packet */
177 uint16_t flags; /* NETRXF_* */
178 int16_t status; /* -ve: BLKIF_RSP_* ; +ve: Rx'ed pkt size. */
179 };
180 typedef struct netif_rx_response netif_rx_response_t;
182 /*
183 * Generate netif ring structures and types.
184 */
186 DEFINE_RING_TYPES(netif_tx, struct netif_tx_request, struct netif_tx_response);
187 DEFINE_RING_TYPES(netif_rx, struct netif_rx_request, struct netif_rx_response);
189 #define NETIF_RSP_DROPPED -2
190 #define NETIF_RSP_ERROR -1
191 #define NETIF_RSP_OKAY 0
192 /* No response: used for auxiliary requests (e.g., netif_tx_extra). */
193 #define NETIF_RSP_NULL 1
195 #endif
197 /*
198 * Local variables:
199 * mode: C
200 * c-set-style: "BSD"
201 * c-basic-offset: 4
202 * tab-width: 4
203 * indent-tabs-mode: nil
204 * End:
205 */