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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
To: dev@dpdk.org
Cc: bruce.richardson@intel.com, bluca@debian.org,
	dmitry.kozliuk@gmail.com, olivier.matz@6wind.com,
	Gabriel Ganne <gabriel.ganne@6wind.com>,
	stable@dpdk.org, Harry van Haaren <harry.van.haaren@intel.com>,
	Luca Boccassi <luca.boccassi@gmail.com>,
	Keith Wiles <keith.wiles@intel.com>,
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5] build: remove redundant libpcap link
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 11:41:53 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <3119483.LeJDoi8FaI@thomas> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210409122551.265939-1-thomas@monjalon.net>

09/04/2021 14:25, Thomas Monjalon:
> From: Gabriel Ganne <gabriel.ganne@6wind.com>
> The pcap PMD and the librte_port both declare their dependency to libpcap
> with a line "ext_deps += pcap_dep".
> Then meson automatically adds this dependency to the pkg-config file
> in the "Requires.private" section for static builds.
> The additional update of dpdk_extra_ldflags was adding the dependency
> in the "Libs.private" section of the pkg-config, that is unnecessary.
> Fixes: efd5d1a8d8dd ("drivers/net: build some vdev PMDs with meson")
> Fixes: 268fa581b1ff ("port: fix pcap support with meson")
> Cc: stable@dpdk.org
> Signed-off-by: Gabriel Ganne <gabriel.ganne@6wind.com>
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> ---
> I have a doubt whether this option is really always useless.
> In the case of an old pcap (<1.9) without pkg-config support,
> and with the minimum meson supported (0.47.1),
> are we sure the generated pkg-config file will include -lpcap?

Any volunteer to test please?

  reply	other threads:[~2021-04-14  9:42 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-03-22 14:07 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/3] meson: use threads dependency as provided by meson Gabriel Ganne
2021-03-22 14:07 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 3/3] meson: remove unnecessary explicit link to libpcap Gabriel Ganne
2021-04-09  8:39   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4] " Gabriel Ganne
2021-04-09 12:25     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5] build: remove redundant libpcap link Thomas Monjalon
2021-04-14  9:41       ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]
2021-04-14 21:02         ` Dmitry Kozlyuk
2021-04-14 21:10           ` Thomas Monjalon
2023-07-16 17:19             ` Stephen Hemminger
2023-07-16 17:21     ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4] meson: remove unnecessary explicit link to libpcap Stephen Hemminger
2021-03-22 16:04 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/3] meson: use threads dependency as provided by meson Nick Connolly
2021-03-22 22:18   ` Dmitry Kozlyuk
2021-03-23 13:35     ` Nick Connolly
2021-03-23 21:21       ` Dmitry Kozlyuk
2021-03-23 22:17         ` Nick Connolly
2021-03-24  6:35           ` Gabriel Ganne

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