Patchwork [03/16] qemu-char: Allow a chardev to reconnect if disconnected

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Submitter Corey Minyard
Date Sept. 18, 2012, 8 p.m.
Message ID <1347998443-20599-4-git-send-email-minyard@acm.org>
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Permalink /patch/184829/
State New
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Corey Minyard - Sept. 18, 2012, 8 p.m.
From: Corey Minyard <cminyard@mvista.com>

Allow a socket that connects to reconnect on a periodic basis if it
fails to connect at startup or if the connection drops while in use.

Signed-off-by: Corey Minyard <cminyard@mvista.com>
---
 qemu-char.c     |   62 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++----
 qemu-char.h     |    4 +++
 qemu-config.c   |    3 ++
 qemu-options.hx |   11 +++++++--
 4 files changed, 72 insertions(+), 8 deletions(-)

Patch

diff --git a/qemu-char.c b/qemu-char.c
index 1409d67..f6a671b 100644
--- a/qemu-char.c
+++ b/qemu-char.c
@@ -111,9 +111,17 @@  void qemu_chr_be_event(CharDriverState *s, int event)
     /* Keep track if the char device is open */
     switch (event) {
         case CHR_EVENT_OPENED:
+            if (s->recon_timer) {
+                qemu_del_timer(s->recon_timer);
+            }
             s->opened = 1;
             break;
         case CHR_EVENT_CLOSED:
+            if (s->recon_timer) {
+                qemu_mod_timer(s->recon_timer,
+                               (qemu_get_clock_ns(vm_clock) +
+                                (s->recon_time * 1000000000ULL)));
+            }
             s->opened = 0;
             break;
     }
@@ -2737,6 +2745,20 @@  static const struct {
 #endif
 };
 
+static void recon_timeout(void *opaque)
+{
+    CharDriverState *chr = opaque;
+
+    if (chr->opened) {
+        return;
+    }
+
+    qemu_mod_timer(chr->recon_timer,
+                   (qemu_get_clock_ns(vm_clock) +
+                    (chr->recon_time * 1000000000ULL)));
+    backend_table[chr->backend].open(chr, chr->opts);
+}
+
 CharDriverState *qemu_chr_new_from_opts(QemuOpts *opts,
                                     void (*init)(struct CharDriverState *s))
 {
@@ -2764,11 +2786,37 @@  CharDriverState *qemu_chr_new_from_opts(QemuOpts *opts,
     }
 
     chr = g_malloc0(sizeof(CharDriverState));
+
+    chr->backend = i;
+    chr->recon_time = qemu_opt_get_number(opts, "reconnect", 0);
+    if (chr->recon_time) {
+        if (strcmp(qemu_opt_get(opts, "backend"), "socket") != 0) {
+            g_free(chr);
+            fprintf(stderr, "chardev: reconnect only supported on sockets\n");
+            return NULL;
+        }
+        if (qemu_opt_get_bool(opts, "server", 0)) {
+            g_free(chr);
+            fprintf(stderr, "chardev: server device cannot reconnect\n");
+            return NULL;
+        }
+        chr->opts = opts;
+        chr->recon_timer = qemu_new_timer_ns(vm_clock, recon_timeout, chr);
+
+        /* Make sure it connects in time. */
+        qemu_mod_timer(chr->recon_timer,
+                       (qemu_get_clock_ns(vm_clock) +
+                        (chr->recon_time * 1000000000ULL)));
+    }
+
     if (!backend_table[i].open(chr, opts)) {
-        g_free(chr);
-        fprintf(stderr, "chardev: opening backend \"%s\" failed\n",
-                qemu_opt_get(opts, "backend"));
-        return NULL;
+        if (!chr->recon_time) {
+            /* Reconnect is not enabled, give up */
+            g_free(chr);
+            fprintf(stderr, "chardev: opening backend \"%s\" failed\n",
+                    qemu_opt_get(opts, "backend"));
+            return NULL;
+        }
     }
 
     if (!chr->filename)
@@ -2838,8 +2886,12 @@  void qemu_chr_fe_close(struct CharDriverState *chr)
 void qemu_chr_delete(CharDriverState *chr)
 {
     QTAILQ_REMOVE(&chardevs, chr, next);
-    if (chr->chr_close)
+    if (chr->chr_close) {
         chr->chr_close(chr);
+    }
+    if (chr->recon_timer) {
+        qemu_free_timer(chr->recon_timer);
+    }
     g_free(chr->filename);
     g_free(chr->label);
     g_free(chr);
diff --git a/qemu-char.h b/qemu-char.h
index 486644b..d21ae39 100644
--- a/qemu-char.h
+++ b/qemu-char.h
@@ -75,6 +75,10 @@  struct CharDriverState {
     int opened;
     int avail_connections;
     QTAILQ_ENTRY(CharDriverState) next;
+    int backend;
+    QemuOpts *opts;
+    QEMUTimer *recon_timer;
+    uint64_t recon_time;
 };
 
 /**
diff --git a/qemu-config.c b/qemu-config.c
index eba977e..63fa2ba 100644
--- a/qemu-config.c
+++ b/qemu-config.c
@@ -205,6 +205,9 @@  static QemuOptsList qemu_chardev_opts = {
             .name = "mux",
             .type = QEMU_OPT_BOOL,
         },{
+            .name = "reconnect",
+            .type = QEMU_OPT_NUMBER,
+        },{
             .name = "signal",
             .type = QEMU_OPT_BOOL,
         },{
diff --git a/qemu-options.hx b/qemu-options.hx
index 804a2d1..d60af6a 100644
--- a/qemu-options.hx
+++ b/qemu-options.hx
@@ -1659,8 +1659,9 @@  DEFHEADING(Character device options:)
 DEF("chardev", HAS_ARG, QEMU_OPTION_chardev,
     "-chardev null,id=id[,mux=on|off]\n"
     "-chardev socket,id=id[,host=host],port=host[,to=to][,ipv4][,ipv6][,nodelay]\n"
-    "         [,server][,nowait][,telnet][,mux=on|off] (tcp)\n"
-    "-chardev socket,id=id,path=path[,server][,nowait][,telnet],[mux=on|off] (unix)\n"
+    "         [,server][,nowait][,telnet][,mux=on|off][,reconnect=seconds] (tcp)\n"
+    "-chardev socket,id=id,path=path[,server][,nowait][,telnet][,mux=on|off]\n"
+    "         [,reconnect=seconds] (unix)\n"
     "-chardev udp,id=id[,host=host],port=port[,localaddr=localaddr]\n"
     "         [,localport=localport][,ipv4][,ipv6][,mux=on|off]\n"
     "-chardev msmouse,id=id[,mux=on|off]\n"
@@ -1729,7 +1730,7 @@  Options to each backend are described below.
 A void device. This device will not emit any data, and will drop any data it
 receives. The null backend does not take any options.
 
-@item -chardev socket ,id=@var{id} [@var{TCP options} or @var{unix options}] [,server] [,nowait] [,telnet]
+@item -chardev socket ,id=@var{id} [@var{TCP options} or @var{unix options}] [,server] [,nowait] [,telnet] [,reconnect=@var{seconds}]
 
 Create a two-way stream socket, which can be either a TCP or a unix socket. A
 unix socket will be created if @option{path} is specified. Behaviour is
@@ -1743,6 +1744,10 @@  connect to a listening socket.
 @option{telnet} specifies that traffic on the socket should interpret telnet
 escape sequences.
 
+@option{reconnect} specifies that if the socket does not come up at startup,
+or if the socket is closed for some reason (like the other end exited),
+wait the given number of seconds and attempt to reconnect.
+
 TCP and unix socket options are given below:
 
 @table @option