CTDB Project ibwrapper

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File ibwrapper.h:

/*
 * Infiniband Verbs API socket-like wrapper
 * Copyright (C) Peter Somogyi 2006
 *
 * This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
 * modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
 * License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
 * version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
 *
 * This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
 * but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
 * MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU
 * Lesser General Public License for more details.
 *
 * You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
 * License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software
 * Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA  02111-1307  USA
 */

/*
 * Basically, traditional socket is chosen for exchanging
 * infiniband/verbs-specific info when connecting a client.
 *
 * The socket-like functions call the real socket functions, with some
 * ib wrapping and error and state checking. Must be used "normally" ...
 *
 * However, ibw_write and ibw_read use real infiniband/verbs calls only.
 */

typedef struct _ibw_ctx {
	void *internal;
} ibw_ctx;

typedef struct _ibw_conn {
	int fd; /* normal fd */
	ibw_ctx *ctx;
	void *internal;
} ibw_conn;

/*
 * Retrieves the last error
 * result: always non-zero, mustn't be freed (static)
 */
const char *ibw_getLastError();

/*
 * settings: tabbed text of <name>\t<value>\n
 * where name is one of:
 *	dev_name [default is the first one]
 *	rx_depth [default is 500]
 *	mtu	[default is 1024]
 *	ib_port	[default is 1]
 *
 * Must be called at each NODE _ONCE_
 * Starts a new process (for ib event loop).
 *
 * returns non-NULL on success
 * talloc_free must be called for the result
 */
ibw_ctx *ibw_init(const char *settings);

/*
 * Call as the normal one (see man page)
 * returns a sockfd as the normal one
 */
int ibw_socket(ibw_ctx *ctx, int domain, int type, int protocol);

/*
 * Needs a normal internet address here
 * return is a real socket fd
 */
int ibw_bind(ibw_ctx *ctx, struct sockaddr_in *my_addr);

/*
 * sockfd here is a real sockfd
 * see also the man page
 * !!!: it's also blocking
 */
int ibw_listen(ibw_ctx *ctx, int sockfd, int backlog);

/*
 * sockfd here is a real sockfd
 * see also the man page
 * !!!:
 * additionally, the server exchanges ib-specific
 * properties (lid, qpn, psn) here with the client
 * + initializes a connection
 *
 * returns non-NULL on success
 * talloc_free must be called for the result (which calls close)
 */
ibw_conn *ibw_accept(ibw_ctx *ctx, int sockfd, struct sockaddr_in *cli_addr);

/*
 * Needs a normal internet address here
 *
 * returns non-NULL on success
 * talloc_free must be called for the result (which calls close)
 */
ibw_conn *ibw_connect(ibw_ctx *ctx, int sockfd, struct sockaddr_in *serv_addr);

/*
 * Some prefetching will be performed here (to get the msg in one...)
 */
int ibw_read(ibw_conn *connctx, void *buf, int n);

/*
 * Try to send the message in one (performance reason)
 */
int ibw_write(ibw_conn *connctx, void *buf, int n);