Hi Yaniv,

I tried looking into rng direction and I found below stats.
I am not familiar with rng device but it look to me /dev/urandom giving me
better option.
But I am unaware how can I use urandom device in ovirt.

RANDOM DEVICE ======>
cat /dev/random | rngtest -c 1000
rngtest 5
Copyright (c) 2004 by Henrique de Moraes Holschuh
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is NO
warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

rngtest: starting FIPS tests...
rngtest: bits received from input: 20000032
rngtest: FIPS 140-2 successes: 1000
rngtest: FIPS 140-2 failures: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Monobit: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Poker: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Runs: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Long run: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Continuous run: 0
rngtest: input channel speed: (min=3.594; avg=4.813; max=5.968)Mibits/s
rngtest: FIPS tests speed: (min=93.958; avg=129.073; max=157.632)Mibits/s
rngtest: Program run time: 4111375 microseconds

URANDOM DEVICE ======>
cat /dev/urandom | rngtest -c 1000
rngtest 5
Copyright (c) 2004 by Henrique de Moraes Holschuh
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is NO
warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

rngtest: starting FIPS tests...
rngtest: bits received from input: 20000032
rngtest: FIPS 140-2 successes: 1000
rngtest: FIPS 140-2 failures: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Monobit: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Poker: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Runs: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Long run: 0
rngtest: FIPS 140-2(2001-10-10) Continuous run: 0
rngtest: input channel speed: (min=1.035; avg=17.311; max=18.626)Gibits/s
rngtest: FIPS tests speed: (min=119.959; avg=161.107; max=164.427)Mibits/s
rngtest: Program run time: 120154 microseconds

Thanks,
~Rohit



On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 7:42 PM, TranceWorldLogic . <
tranceworldlo...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Your understanding is correct issue only due to encryption/decryption
> process but not got idea why not word.
> I found that in centos 7 we not have install rng-tools.
>
> Do it required to install for random generator ?
>
> I have changes nothing I just increase number of queues in vnet. It
> diffenetly increase throughput and create multiple softIRQs in VM.
> But for normal traffic this all things are not required it gives 10G
> throughput.
>
> Thanks,
> ~Rohit
>
> On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 7:08 PM, Yaniv Kaul <yk...@redhat.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 4:14 PM, TranceWorldLogic . <
>> tranceworldlo...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Yaniv,
>>>
>>> I have enabled random generator in cluster and also in VM.
>>> But still not see any improvement in throughput.
>>>
>>> lsmod | grep -i virtio
>>> virtio_rng             13019  0
>>>
>>
>> Are you sure it's being used? What is the qemu command line (do you see
>> the device in the guest?)
>>
>>
>>> virtio_balloon         13834  0
>>> virtio_console         28115  2
>>> virtio_blk             18156  4
>>> virtio_scsi            18361  0
>>> virtio_net             28024  0
>>> virtio_pci             22913  0
>>> virtio_ring            21524  7 virtio_blk,virtio_net,virtio_p
>>> ci,virtio_rng,virtio_balloon,virtio_console,virtio_scsi
>>> virtio                 15008  7 virtio_blk,virtio_net,virtio_p
>>> ci,virtio_rng,virtio_balloon,virtio_console,virtio_scsi
>>>
>>> Would please check do I missing some virtio module ?
>>>
>>> One more finding, if I set queue property in vnic profile then I got
>>> good throughput.
>>>
>>
>> Interesting - I had assumed the bottleneck would be the
>> encryption/decryption process, not the network. What do you set exactly?
>> Does it matter in non-encrypted traffic as well? Are the packets (and the
>> whole communication) large or small (i.e, would jumbo frames help) ?
>>  Y.
>>
>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> ~Rohit
>>>
>>>
>>> On Fri, Jun 30, 2017 at 12:11 AM, Yaniv Kaul <yk...@redhat.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Thu, Jun 29, 2017 at 4:02 PM, TranceWorldLogic . <
>>>> tranceworldlo...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Got it, just I need to do modprobe to add virtio-rng driver.
>>>>> I will try with this option.
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Make sure it is checked on the cluster.
>>>> Y.
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks for your help,
>>>>> ~Rohit
>>>>>
>>>>> On Thu, Jun 29, 2017 at 6:20 PM, TranceWorldLogic . <
>>>>> tranceworldlo...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I am using host as Centos 7.3 and guest also centos 7.3
>>>>>> it have 3.10 kernel version.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> But I not see virtio-rng in guest VM. Is this module come with kernel
>>>>>> or separately I have to install ?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>>> ~Rohit
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Thu, Jun 29, 2017 at 5:28 PM, Yaniv Kaul <yk...@redhat.com> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Thu, Jun 29, 2017 at 10:07 AM, TranceWorldLogic . <
>>>>>>> tranceworldlo...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> To increase network throughput we have changed txqueuelen of
>>>>>>>> network device and bridge manually. And observed  improved throughput.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Interesting, as I've read the default (1000) should be good enough
>>>>>>> for 10g, for example.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Are you actually seeing errors on the interface (overruns) and such?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> But in ovirt I not see any option to increase txqueuelen.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Perhaps use ifup-local script to set it when the interface goes up?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Can someone suggest me what will be the right way to increase
>>>>>>>> throughput ?
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Note: I am trying to increase throughput for  ipsec packets.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> For ipsec, probably best to ensure virtio-rng is enabled.
>>>>>>> Y.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>>>>> ~Rohit
>>>>>>>>
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>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>
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