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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
To: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>
Cc: dev@dpdk.org, Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com>,
	John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>,
	Marko Kovacevic <marko.kovacevic@intel.com>,
	dev@dpdk.org, Jerin Jacob Kollanukkaran <jerinj@marvell.com>,
	David Marchand <david.marchand@redhat.com>,
	mdr@ashroe.eu, olivier.matz@6wind.com,
	Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] doc: plan splitting the ethdev ops struct
Date: Tue, 26 May 2020 15:55:04 +0200
Message-ID: <32460411.7iZ4MHogd9@thomas> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <c68af930-d3fa-67bf-4d44-6f8d1a96db5e@solarflare.com>

25/05/2020 11:11, Andrew Rybchenko:
> On 5/25/20 2:18 AM, Thomas Monjalon wrote:
> > 04/03/2020 10:57, Ferruh Yigit:
> >> For the ABI compatibility it is better to hide internal data structures
> >> from the application as much as possible. But because of some inline
> >> functions 'struct eth_dev_ops' can't be hidden completely.
> >>
> >> Plan is to split the 'struct eth_dev_ops' into two as ones used by
> >> inline functions and ones not used, and hide the second part that not
> >> used by inline functions completely to the application.
> >>
> >> Because of ABI break the work will be done in 20.11
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>
> >> ---
> >> +* ethdev: Split the ``struct eth_dev_ops`` struct to hide it as much as possible
> >> +  will be done in 20.11.
> >> +  Currently the ``struct eth_dev_ops`` struct is accessible by the application
> >> +  because some inline functions, like ``rte_eth_tx_descriptor_status()``,
> >> +  access the struct directly.
> >> +  The struct will be separate in two, the ops used by inline functions will be moved
> >> +  next to Rx/Tx burst functions, rest of the ``struct eth_dev_ops`` struct will be
> >> +  moved to header file for drivers to hide it from applications.
> > Acked-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> 
> Acked-by: Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>

Acked-by: David Marchand <david.marchand@redhat.com>

Applied, thanks



  reply	other threads:[~2020-05-26 13:55 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-02-17 15:38 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] " Ferruh Yigit
2020-02-18  5:07 ` Jerin Jacob
2020-02-25 12:42   ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-05-26 13:01   ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-02-18  6:01 ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-02-21 10:40   ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-02-25 10:35     ` Andrew Rybchenko
2020-02-25 11:07       ` Ananyev, Konstantin
2020-02-25 11:19         ` Andrew Rybchenko
2020-02-25 12:28       ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-02-25 12:44 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Ferruh Yigit
2020-02-25 15:51   ` Andrew Rybchenko
2020-02-25 16:13     ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-02-25 16:41       ` Andrew Rybchenko
2020-02-25 18:13   ` David Marchand
2020-02-25 18:18     ` Ferruh Yigit
2020-03-04  9:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] " Ferruh Yigit
2020-05-24 23:18     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-05-25  9:11       ` Andrew Rybchenko
2020-05-26 13:55         ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]
2020-05-25 10:24     ` David Marchand

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