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From: Nithin Dabilpuram <ndabilpuram@marvell.com>
To: Ray Kinsella <mdr@ashroe.eu>
Cc: Nithin Dabilpuram <nithind1988@gmail.com>,
	<ferruh.yigit@intel.com>, <bruce.richardson@intel.com>,
	<cristian.dumitrescu@intel.com>, <thomas@monjalon.net>,
	<bluca@debian.org>, <jasvinder.singh@intel.com>,
	<arybchenko@solarflare.com>, <ray.kinsella@intel.com>,
	<nhorman@tuxdriver.com>, <ktraynor@redhat.com>,
	<david.marchand@redhat.com>,
	John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>,
	Marko Kovacevic <marko.kovacevic@intel.com>, <dev@dpdk.org>,
	<jerinj@marvell.com>, <kkanas@marvell.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [EXT] Re: [PATCH] doc: deprication notice to mark tm spec as experimental
Date: Tue, 5 May 2020 13:15:28 +0530
Message-ID: <20200505074528.GA29018@outlook.office365.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <11475594-5c38-d65c-332e-78342241d486@ashroe.eu>

On Tue, May 05, 2020 at 07:47:43AM +0100, Ray Kinsella wrote:
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> 
> On 01/05/2020 18:16, Nithin Dabilpuram wrote:
> > From: Nithin Dabilpuram <ndabilpuram@marvell.com>
> > 
> > Based on the discussion in below mail thread, it is concluded that
> > all traffic manager API's (rte_tm.h) need to be marked experimental
> > till few more releases to support further improvements to spec.
> > 
> > https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__mails.dpdk.org_archives_dev_2020-2DApril_164970.html&d=DwIDaQ&c=nKjWec2b6R0mOyPaz7xtfQ&r=FZ_tPCbgFOh18zwRPO9H0yDx8VW38vuapifdDfc8SFQ&m=fMY2AL-_MFowqy_OpcWEwioupC8kxy4GNU6R3LZP_2A&s=WCnFYbXTODzmkAWYDdBurNyAJ8Hxti2qkxXNnuoBic4&e= 
> > 
> > Adding deprication notice for the same in advance.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Nithin Dabilpuram <ndabilpuram@marvell.com>
> > ---
> >  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 1339f54..8c90ec9 100644
> > --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > @@ -118,3 +118,12 @@ Deprecation Notices
> >    Python 2 support will be completely removed in 20.11.
> >    In 20.08, explicit deprecation warnings will be displayed when running
> >    scripts with Python 2.
> > +
> > +* traffic manager: Based on the discussion in the thread
> > +  https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__mails.dpdk.org_archives_dev_2020-2DApril_164970.html&d=DwIDaQ&c=nKjWec2b6R0mOyPaz7xtfQ&r=FZ_tPCbgFOh18zwRPO9H0yDx8VW38vuapifdDfc8SFQ&m=fMY2AL-_MFowqy_OpcWEwioupC8kxy4GNU6R3LZP_2A&s=WCnFYbXTODzmkAWYDdBurNyAJ8Hxti2qkxXNnuoBic4&e=  it turns out that
> > +  all traffic manager API's in ``rte_tm.h`` were mistakenly made stable even
> > +  though the MAINTAINER's file and header file text mentions it to be still
> > +  experimental. Given that even now, both the maintainer and other contributor's
> > +  are inclined towards keeping those API's in experimental state till some more
> > +  releases in support of spec improvements, it is decided that all API's in
> > +  ``rte_tm.h`` will be marked back as experimental in v20.11 DPDK release.
> > 
> 
> Slightly wordy - suggest making it a small bit more concise as follows. 
> 
> * 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 contributor's have 
>  agreed to keep the TM API's as experimental in expectation of additional spec 
>  improvements. Therefore, all API's in ``rte_tm.h`` will be marked back as 
>  experimental in v20.11 DPDK release. For more detail, please see `the thread
>  <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__mails.dpdk.org_archives_dev_2020-2DApril_164970.html&d=DwIDaQ&c=nKjWec2b6R0mOyPaz7xtfQ&r=FZ_tPCbgFOh18zwRPO9H0yDx8VW38vuapifdDfc8SFQ&m=fMY2AL-_MFowqy_OpcWEwioupC8kxy4GNU6R3LZP_2A&s=WCnFYbXTODzmkAWYDdBurNyAJ8Hxti2qkxXNnuoBic4&e= >`_.

Ack, will send v2.
> 
> Ray K

  reply	other threads:[~2020-05-05  7:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 23+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-01 17:16 [dpdk-dev] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-05-05  6:47 ` Ray Kinsella
2020-05-05  7:45   ` Nithin Dabilpuram [this message]
2020-05-05  8:07 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-05-05  8:10   ` Ray Kinsella
2020-05-05  8:55   ` Dumitrescu, Cristian
2020-05-21 10:49     ` Jerin Jacob
2020-05-24 20:58       ` Nithin Kumar D
2020-05-24 23:33       ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-09-09 17:22 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] ethdev: mark all traffic manager API " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-09 17:49   ` Dumitrescu, Cristian
2020-09-09 18:23   ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-09-10  8:05   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-10  8:30     ` Kinsella, Ray
2020-09-10 10:56       ` [dpdk-dev] [EXT] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-10 11:01         ` Kinsella, Ray
2020-09-10 11:22           ` Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-10  8:36     ` [dpdk-dev] " Ferruh Yigit
2020-09-10  8:37       ` Dumitrescu, Cristian
2020-09-10  9:54         ` [dpdk-dev] [EXT] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-10  9:51       ` [dpdk-dev] [EXT] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-10 10:09   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] " Nithin Dabilpuram
2020-09-10 11:34     ` Ferruh Yigit

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