Alexei Starovoitov says:

pull-request: bpf-next 2021-09-17

We've added 63 non-merge commits during the last 12 day(s) which contain
a total of 65 files changed, 2653 insertions(+), 751 deletions(-).

The main changes are:

1) Streamline internal BPF program sections handling and
   bpf_program__set_attach_target() in libbpf, from Andrii.

2) Add support for new btf kind BTF_KIND_TAG, from Yonghong.

3) Introduce bpf_get_branch_snapshot() to capture LBR, from Song.

4) IMUL optimization for x86-64 JIT, from Jie.

5) xsk selftest improvements, from Magnus.

6) Introduce legacy kprobe events support in libbpf, from Rafael.

7) Access hw timestamp through BPF's __sk_buff, from Vadim.

* (63 commits)
  selftests/bpf: Fix a few compiler warnings
  libbpf: Constify all high-level program attach APIs
  libbpf: Schedule open_opts.attach_prog_fd deprecation since v0.7
  selftests/bpf: Switch fexit_bpf2bpf selftest to set_attach_target() API
  libbpf: Allow skipping attach_func_name in bpf_program__set_attach_target()
  libbpf: Deprecated bpf_object_open_opts.relaxed_core_relocs
  selftests/bpf: Stop using relaxed_core_relocs which has no effect
  libbpf: Use pre-setup sec_def in libbpf_find_attach_btf_id()
  bpf: Update bpf_get_smp_processor_id() documentation
  libbpf: Add sphinx code documentation comments
  selftests/bpf: Skip btf_tag test if btf_tag attribute not supported
  docs/bpf: Add documentation for BTF_KIND_TAG
  selftests/bpf: Add a test with a bpf program with btf_tag attributes
  selftests/bpf: Test BTF_KIND_TAG for deduplication
  selftests/bpf: Add BTF_KIND_TAG unit tests
  selftests/bpf: Change NAME_NTH/IS_NAME_NTH for BTF_KIND_TAG format
  selftests/bpf: Test libbpf API function btf__add_tag()
  bpftool: Add support for BTF_KIND_TAG
  libbpf: Add support for BTF_KIND_TAG
  libbpf: Rename btf_{hash,equal}_int to btf_{hash,equal}_int_tag

Signed-off-by: Jakub Kicinski <>