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From: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
To: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
Cc: dev@dpdk.org, ferruh.yigit@intel.com, bruce.richardson@intel.com
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 1/6] doc: announce deprecation of master lcore
Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 19:14:32 +0200
Message-ID: <4588346.2FVSftY9kR@thomas> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20200806100049.350139d1@hermes.lan>

06/08/2020 19:00, Stephen Hemminger:
> On Thu, 06 Aug 2020 18:49:28 +0200
> Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> wrote:
> 
> > 30/07/2020 02:57, Stephen Hemminger:
> > > Announce upcoming changes related to master/slave in reference
> > > to lcore.
> > > 
> > > Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <stephen@networkplumber.org>
> > > ---
> > >  doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 17 +++++++++++++++++
> > >  1 file changed, 17 insertions(+)
> > > 
> > > diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > > index 99c98062ffc2..7c60779f3e68 100644
> > > --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > > +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > > @@ -148,3 +148,20 @@ 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.
> > > +
> > > +* eal: To be more inclusive in choice of naming, the DPDK project
> > > +  will replace uses of master/slave in  the API's and command line arguments.  
> > 
> > nit: double space
> > > +
> > > +  References to master/slave in relation to lcore will be renamed
> > > +  to initial/worker.  The function ``rte_get_master_lcore()``
> > > +  will be renamed to ``rte_get_initial_lcore()``.
> > > +  For the 20.11, release both names will be present and the  
> > 
> > nit: comma misplaced
> > 
> > > +  old function will be marked with the deprecated tag.
> > > +  The old function will be removed in 21.11 version.
> > > +
> > > +  The iterator for worker lcores will also change:
> > > +  ``RTE_LCORE_FOREACH_SLAVE`` will be replaced with
> > > +  ``RTE_LCORE_FOREACH_WORKER``.
> > > +
> > > +  The ``master-lcore`` argument to testpmd will be replaced
> > > +  with ``initial-lcore``.  
> > 
> > It doesn't say that the old argument will be kept for compatibility in 20.11.
> 
> Testpmd is not part of API/ABI compatibility area so it is not a hard
> requirement.

Not really hard, but I would say it is annoying enough to consider
maintaining compatibility in testpmd for some time.




  reply	other threads:[~2020-08-06 17:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 186+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-04 21:02 [dpdk-dev] [RFC] doc: change to diverse and inclusive language Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05  1:04 ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC] replace master/slave with primary/secondary Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 10:43   ` Gaëtan Rivet
2020-06-05 11:14     ` Ananyev, Konstantin
2020-06-05 16:33       ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 17:10         ` Wiles, Keith
2020-06-05 17:45           ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 19:23             ` Wiles, Keith
2020-06-05 19:53               ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 20:09                 ` Wiles, Keith
2020-06-05 11:28     ` Bruce Richardson
2020-06-05 12:15       ` Gaëtan Rivet
2020-06-05 15:27     ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05  7:54 ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC] doc: change to diverse and inclusive language Luca Boccassi
2020-06-05  8:35   ` Bruce Richardson
2020-06-05 21:40 ` Aaron Conole
2020-06-05 22:57 ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 00/26] Change references to master/slave to Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 01/26] eal: rename terms used for DPDK lcores Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-29 17:04     ` Bruce Richardson
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 02/26] kni: fix reference to master/slave process Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 03/26] bbdev: rename master to initial lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 04/26] librte_power: change reference to rte_master_lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 05/26] drivers: replace master/slave terminolgy Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 06/26] examples/distrutor: rename master to initial Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 07/26] examples/bond: replace references to master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 08/26] examples/ethtool-app: replace references to slave with worker Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 09/26] examples/ip_pipeline: replace references to master_lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 10/26] examples/qos_{meter/sched}: replace references to master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 11/26] examples/l3fwd: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 12/26] examples/l2fwd: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 13/26] examples/multi_process: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 14/26] examples/performance-thread: replace reference " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 15/26] examples/ptpclient: replace references " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 16/26] examples/ipcsec-secgw: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 17/26] examples: replace reference " Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 18/26] app/test-pmd: change references to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 19/26] test-eventdev: replace references to slave with worker lcores Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 20/26] app/test: repalce refernces to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 21/26] doc: fix incorrect reference to master process Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 22/26] doc: update references to master/slave lcore in samples Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 23/26] doc: replace master lcore terminology Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 24/26] app/pdump: replace references to master/slave lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 25/26] app/test-XXX: replace reference to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-06-05 22:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [RFC v2 26/26] eal: mark old naming as deprecated Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 00/27] Replace references to master and slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 01/27] eal: rename terms used for DPDK lcores Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 02/27] kni: fix reference to master/slave process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 03/27] bbdev: rename master to initial lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 04/27] librte_power: change reference to rte_master_lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 05/27] drivers: replace master/slave terminolgy Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 06/27] examples/distrutor: rename master to initial Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 07/27] examples/bond: replace references to master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 08/27] examples/ethtool-app: replace references to slave with worker Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 09/27] examples/ip_pipeline: replace references to master_lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 10/27] examples/qos_{meter/sched}: replace references to master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 11/27] examples/l3fwd: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 12/27] examples/l2fwd: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 13/27] examples/multi_process: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 14/27] examples/performance-thread: replace reference " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 15/27] examples/ptpclient: replace references " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 16/27] examples/ipcsec-secgw: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 17/27] examples: replace reference " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 18/27] app/test-pmd: change references to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 19/27] test-eventdev: replace references to slave with worker lcores Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20/27] app/test: replace refernces to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 21/27] doc: fix incorrect reference to master process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 22/27] doc: update references to master/slave lcore in documentation Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 23/27] app/pdump: replace references to master/slave lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 24/27] app/test-XXX: replace reference to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 25/27] eal: mark old naming as deprecated Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 26/27] memif: replace master/slave with server/client Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 19:46   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 27/27] vhost: rename SLAVE to CLIENT Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 20:23 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 00/27] Replace references to master and slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 01/27] eal: rename terms used for DPDK lcores Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-17 14:07     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 02/27] kni: fix reference to master/slave process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:23     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 03/27] bbdev: rename master to initial lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:26     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 04/27] librte_power: change reference to rte_master_lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:37     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 05/27] drivers: replace master/slave terminology Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:52     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 06/27] examples/distributor: rename master to initial Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:53     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 07/27] examples/bond: replace references to master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:56     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 08/27] examples/ethtool-app: replace references to slave with worker Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 12:59     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 09/27] examples/ip_pipeline: replace references to master_lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-13 13:01     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-09-10  9:52       ` Dumitrescu, Cristian
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 10/27] examples/qos_{meter/sched}: replace references to master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 11:31     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 11/27] examples/l3fwd: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 11:46     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 12/27] examples/l2fwd: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 11:51     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 13/27] examples/multi_process: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 11:53     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 14/27] examples/performance-thread: replace reference " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 12:09     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 15/27] examples/ptpclient: replace references " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 12:24     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 16/27] examples/ipcsec-secgw: " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 12:27     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 17/27] examples: replace reference " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 12:33     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 18/27] app/test-pmd: change references to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 12:39     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 19/27] test-eventdev: replace references to slave with worker lcores Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 12:41     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 20/27] app/test: replace refernces to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 13:23     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 21/27] doc: fix incorrect reference to master process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 13:24     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 22/27] doc: update references to master/slave lcore in documentation Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-17 14:01     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 23/27] app/pdump: replace references to master/slave lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 13:25     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 24/27] app/test-XXX: replace reference to master/slave Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-17 12:56     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 25/27] eal: mark old naming as deprecated Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-15 13:28     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-15 20:29       ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-16 13:41         ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-16 22:04           ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-17 15:21             ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-17 15:35               ` Dmitry Kozliuk
2020-07-17 15:43                 ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-17 15:44                   ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-18  2:22               ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-20 12:32                 ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-20 18:51                   ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-22  9:05                     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-22 10:07                       ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-22 13:53                       ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-16 22:05           ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 26/27] memif: replace master/slave with server/client Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-17 13:01     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-18  2:23       ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-01 20:23   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 27/27] vhost: rename SLAVE to CLIENT Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-02 11:17     ` Xia, Chenbo
2020-07-03  7:36       ` Adrian Moreno
2020-07-13 11:05   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 00/27] Replace references to master and slave Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-13 12:33   ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-27 19:20 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 0/6] Inclusive language fixes and deprecation notices Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-27 19:20   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 1/6] doc: announce deprecation of master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-29  9:23     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-27 19:20   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 2/6] kni: fix reference to master/slave process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-27 19:20   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 3/6] doc: fix incorrect reference to master process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-29  9:24     ` Burakov, Anatoly
2020-07-27 19:20   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 4/6] doc: announce deprecation blacklist/whitelist Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-27 19:20   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 5/6] rte_ethdev: change comment to rte_dev_eth_mac_addr_add Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-27 19:20   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 6/6] check_maintainers: change variable names Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-28  5:16   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 20.08 0/6] Inclusive language fixes and deprecation notices Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  0:57 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 0/6] inclusive " Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  0:57   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 1/6] doc: announce deprecation of master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  8:42     ` Bruce Richardson
2020-08-06 16:49     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-06 17:00       ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 17:14         ` Thomas Monjalon [this message]
2020-07-30  0:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 2/6] kni: fix reference to master/slave process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  8:42     ` Bruce Richardson
2020-07-30  0:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 3/6] doc: fix incorrect reference to master process Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  0:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 4/6] doc: announce deprecation blacklist/whitelist Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  8:45     ` Bruce Richardson
2020-07-30 15:10       ` Stephen Hemminger
2020-07-30  0:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 5/6] rte_ethdev: change comment to rte_dev_eth_mac_addr_add Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 16:53     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-07-30  0:58   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 6/6] check_maintainers: change variable names Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 16:55     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-06 16:56   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 20.08 0/6] inclusive language fixes and deprecation notices Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-07 10:45     ` Mcnamara, John
2020-08-06 17:19 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 " Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 17:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 1/6] doc: announce deprecation of master lcore Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-07  0:10     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-06 17:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 2/6] kni: fix reference to master/slave process Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 17:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 3/6] doc: fix incorrect reference to master process Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 17:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 4/6] doc: announce deprecation blacklist/whitelist Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-07  0:15     ` Thomas Monjalon
2020-08-07  8:43       ` Gaëtan Rivet
2020-08-06 17:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 5/6] rte_ethdev: change comment to rte_dev_eth_mac_addr_add Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-06 17:19   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 6/6] check_maintainers: change variable names Stephen Hemminger
2020-08-07 10:45   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3 20.08 0/6] inclusive language fixes and deprecation notices Mcnamara, John
2020-08-07 10:56     ` Thomas Monjalon

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