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From: Chengchang Tang <tangchengchang@huawei.com>
To: <dev@dpdk.org>
Cc: <linuxarm@huawei.com>, <thomas@monjalon.net>,
	<ferruh.yigit@intel.com>, <arybchenko@solarflare.com>,
Subject: [dpdk-dev]  [PATCH v2] doc: add new field to rxq info struct
Date: Thu, 6 Aug 2020 12:00:45 +0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1596686446-8138-1-git-send-email-tangchengchang@huawei.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1596619484-19714-1-git-send-email-tangchengchang@huawei.com>

Struct rte_eth_rxq_info will be modified to include a new field, indicating
the size of each buffer that could be used for hw to receive packets. Add
this field to rte_eth_rxq_info to expose relevant information to upper
layer users/application.

For more details:

Signed-off-by: Chengchang Tang <tangchengchang@huawei.com>
Acked-by: Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>
 - Remove field name.
 - Fix some spelling mistakes.
 doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 9 +++++++++
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index ea4cfa7..f08b5f9 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -110,6 +110,15 @@ Deprecation Notices
   break the ABI checks, that is why change is planned for 20.11.
   The list of internal APIs are mainly ones listed in ``rte_ethdev_driver.h``.

+* ethdev: A new field will be added to the public data structure
+  ``rte_eth_rxq_info`` to indicate the buffer size used in receiving packets
+  for HW. When receive packets, HW DMA won't exceed this size. And it will
+  affect the number of fragments in receiving packets when scatter is enabled.
+  So, add this field to ``rte_eth_rxq_info`` to expose relevant information to
+  upper layer user/application.
+  This change is planned for 20.11. For more details:
+  https://mails.dpdk.org/archives/dev/2020-July/176135.html
 * traffic manager: All traffic manager API's in ``rte_tm.h`` were mistakenly made
   ABI stable in the v19.11 release. The TM maintainer and other contributors have
   agreed to keep the TM APIs as experimental in expectation of additional spec

  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-08-06  4:03 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-08-05  9:24 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] " Chengchang Tang
2020-08-05 11:25 ` Andrew Rybchenko
2020-08-06  4:00 ` Chengchang Tang [this message]
2020-08-06  4:00   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Chengchang Tang
2020-08-06 15:25     ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-08-07  3:51       ` Chengchang Tang
2020-08-07  7:41         ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-06 12:50   ` Slava Ovsiienko
2020-08-07  4:00     ` Chengchang Tang
2020-08-07 10:30 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] " Chengchang Tang
2020-08-07 10:35   ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-08-07 21:42     ` Thomas Monjalon

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