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From: Kevin Traynor <ktraynor@redhat.com>
To: Rasesh Mody <rmody@marvell.com>
Cc: dpdk stable <stable@dpdk.org>
Subject: [dpdk-stable] patch 'doc: add co-existence consideration for qede' has been queued to LTS release 18.11.3
Date: Thu,  5 Sep 2019 11:17:40 +0100
Message-ID: <20190905101754.21933-40-ktraynor@redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190905101754.21933-1-ktraynor@redhat.com>

Hi,

FYI, your patch has been queued to LTS release 18.11.3

Note it hasn't been pushed to http://dpdk.org/browse/dpdk-stable yet.
It will be pushed if I get no objections before 09/12/19. So please
shout if anyone has objections.

Also note that after the patch there's a diff of the upstream commit vs the
patch applied to the branch. This will indicate if there was any rebasing
needed to apply to the stable branch. If there were code changes for rebasing
(ie: not only metadata diffs), please double check that the rebase was
correctly done.

Queued patches are on a temporary branch at:
https://github.com/kevintraynor/dpdk-stable-queue

This queued commit can be viewed at:
https://github.com/kevintraynor/dpdk-stable-queue/commit/64f1cd8969645e1af7cb4885ed2489eda4130711

Thanks.

Kevin Traynor

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From 64f1cd8969645e1af7cb4885ed2489eda4130711 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Rasesh Mody <rmody@marvell.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Aug 2019 02:19:54 -0700
Subject: [PATCH] doc: add co-existence consideration for qede

[ upstream commit 8e6281f4880565e8ad757fe631afc4c2e060d06a ]

Add and update co-existence considerations for qede PMD

Signed-off-by: Rasesh Mody <rmody@marvell.com>
---
 doc/guides/nics/qede.rst | 25 ++++++++++++++++++++++---
 1 file changed, 22 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/qede.rst b/doc/guides/nics/qede.rst
index c0a383381..05a6aef57 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/qede.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/qede.rst
@@ -8,5 +8,5 @@ QEDE Poll Mode Driver
 The QEDE poll mode driver library (**librte_pmd_qede**) implements support
 for **QLogic FastLinQ QL4xxxx 10G/25G/40G/50G/100G Intelligent Ethernet Adapters (IEA) and Converged Network Adapters (CNA)** family of adapters as well as SR-IOV virtual functions (VF). It is supported on
-several standard Linux distros like RHEL7.x, SLES12.x and Ubuntu.
+several standard Linux distros like RHEL, SLES, Ubuntu etc.
 It is compile-tested under FreeBSD OS.
 
@@ -48,6 +48,25 @@ Non-supported Features
 Co-existence considerations
 ---------------------------
-- QLogic FastLinQ QL4xxxx CNAs can have both NIC and Storage personalities. However, coexistence with storage protocol drivers (qedi and qedf) is not supported on the same adapter. So storage personality has to be disabled on that adapter when used in DPDK applications.
-- For SR-IOV case, qede PMD will be used to bind to SR-IOV VF device and Linux native kernel driver (qede) will be attached to SR-IOV PF.
+
+- QLogic FastLinQ QL4xxxx CNAs support Ethernet, RDMA, iSCSI and FCoE
+  functionalities. These functionalities are supported using
+  QLogic Linux kernel drivers qed, qede, qedr, qedi and qedf. DPDK is
+  supported on these adapters using qede PMD.
+
+- When SR-IOV is not enabled on the adapter,
+  QLogic Linux kernel drivers (qed, qede, qedr, qedi and qedf) and qede
+  PMD can’t be attached to different PFs on a given QLogic FastLinQ
+  QL4xxx adapter.
+  A given adapter needs to be completely used by DPDK or Linux drivers
+  Before binding DPDK driver to one or more PFs on the adapter,
+  please make sure to unbind Linux drivers from all PFs of the adapter.
+  If there are multiple adapters on the system, one or more adapters
+  can be used by DPDK driver completely and other adapters can be used
+  by Linux drivers completely.
+
+- When SR-IOV is enabled on the adapter,
+  Linux kernel drivers (qed, qede, qedr, qedi and qedf) can be bound
+  to the PFs of a given adapter and either qede PMD or Linux drivers
+  (qed and qede) can be bound to the VFs of the adapter.
 
 Supported QLogic Adapters
-- 
2.20.1

---
  Diff of the applied patch vs upstream commit (please double-check if non-empty:
---
--- -	2019-09-05 10:36:49.933966168 +0100
+++ 0040-doc-add-co-existence-consideration-for-qede.patch	2019-09-05 10:36:47.542699756 +0100
@@ -1 +1 @@
-From 8e6281f4880565e8ad757fe631afc4c2e060d06a Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
+From 64f1cd8969645e1af7cb4885ed2489eda4130711 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
@@ -6 +6 @@
-Add and update co-existence considerations for qede PMD
+[ upstream commit 8e6281f4880565e8ad757fe631afc4c2e060d06a ]
@@ -8 +8 @@
-Cc: stable@dpdk.org
+Add and update co-existence considerations for qede PMD

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Thread overview: 54+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
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2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'compress/zlib: fix error handling' " Kevin Traynor
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2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'security: remove duplicated symbols from map file' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/i40e: fix RSS hash update for X722 VF' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/sfc: fix power of 2 round up when align has smaller type' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/sfc: fix align to power of 2 " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/sfc: unify power of 2 alignment check macro' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/bnxt: fix extended port counter statistics' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/bnxt: reduce verbosity of a message' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/pcap: fix Rx with small buffers' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/pcap: fix Tx return count in error conditions' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/avf: fix endless loop' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/ixgbe: fix RETA size for VF' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'igb_uio: fix build on Linux 5.3 for fall through' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'distributor: fix livelock on flush' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'app/testpmd: fix eth packet dump for small buffers' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'app/testpmd: rename ambiguous VF config variable' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'examples/ip_frag: remove Tx fast free offload flag' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'examples/ptpclient: fix delay request message' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'test: enable installing app with meson' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'test/eal: fix --socket-mem option' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/virtio: fix build' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'examples/l3fwd: fix unaligned memory access on x86' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'eal: fix control thread affinity with --lcores' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'doc: update features supported by mlx' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'usertools: replace unsafe input function' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'devtools: fix building kernel component tags' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'test/flow_classify: fix undefined behavior' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'acl: fix undefined behavior of bit shifts' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'test: remove link to ixgbe/i40e with meson' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'eal: hide internal function' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'bus/pci: remove unused x86 Linux constant' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/dpaa: fix build with 0 headroom' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'bus/fslmc: " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/virtio: " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/ena: fix L4 checksum Tx offload' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'doc: add co-existence consideration for bnx2x' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` Kevin Traynor [this message]
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/thunderx: fix crash on detach' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'examples/bpf: fix build' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/ixgbe: fix address of first segment' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/i40e: " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/avf: " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/fm10k: " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/mlx4: fix crash on info query in secondary process' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/mlx5: fix validation of VLAN PCP item' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/mlx5: fix VLAN inner type matching on DR/DV' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/mlx5: fix link speed info when link is down' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'app/testpmd: fix latency stats deinit on signal' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'net/ixgbe/base: fix product version check' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'eal: increase maximum different hugepage sizes on Arm' " Kevin Traynor
2019-09-05 10:17 ` [dpdk-stable] patch 'usertools: fix input handling in telemetry script' " Kevin Traynor

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