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From: Olivier MATZ <olivier.matz@6wind.com>
To: Ravi Kerur <rkerur@gmail.com>, dev@dpdk.org
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 0/7] Move EAL common functions
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:47:05 +0100
Message-ID: <54A11509.5050904@6wind.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1419521597-31978-1-git-send-email-rkerur@gmail.com>

Hi Ravi,

On 12/25/2014 04:33 PM, Ravi Kerur wrote:
> Common functions in linuxapp and bsdapp are moved into
> librte_eal/common directory.
> New files added follow _common_ naming conventions.
> Tested against ubuntu and FreeBSD.

Trying to factorize the common code goes in the good direction.

However I'm wondering if "common" is the proper place. Initially,
the common directory was for code common to linuxapp and baremetal.
Now that baremetal does not exist anymore, a lot of code is common
to the 2 OSes that are supported (linux and FreeBSD).

What about moving this code in "common-posix" instead?
It would let the door open for future ports (Windows? or any
other real time OS? Or back in baremetal?).

Regards,
Olivier

  parent reply	other threads:[~2014-12-29  8:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 41+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-12-25 15:33 Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 1/7] Fix rte_is_power_of_2 Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 17:21   ` Neil Horman
2014-12-25 18:54     ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/7] Move EAL common functions Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 17:30   ` Neil Horman
2014-12-25 19:23     ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-26 14:40       ` Neil Horman
2014-12-26 15:28         ` Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05  9:40           ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 3/7] " Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 17:41   ` Neil Horman
2014-12-25 19:13     ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-26 14:40       ` Neil Horman
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 4/7] " Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 17:44   ` Neil Horman
2014-12-25 19:17     ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-26 14:42       ` Neil Horman
2014-12-26 15:30         ` Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05 15:59   ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-01-05 16:21     ` Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05 18:56     ` Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05 20:38       ` Thomas Monjalon
2015-01-06 17:35         ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 5/7] " Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05 15:32   ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 6/7] " Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05 15:49   ` Thomas Monjalon
2014-12-25 15:33 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 7/7] " Ravi Kerur
2014-12-25 17:46   ` Neil Horman
2014-12-25 19:22     ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-26 14:44       ` Neil Horman
2014-12-26 15:28         ` Ravi Kerur
2014-12-29  8:47 ` Olivier MATZ [this message]
2014-12-29 12:47   ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH 0/7] " Neil Horman
2014-12-29 13:16     ` Olivier MATZ
2014-12-29 16:17       ` Neil Horman
2014-12-29 18:43       ` Ravi Kerur
2015-01-04 23:10         ` Ravi Kerur
2015-01-05 12:24           ` Bruce Richardson
2015-01-09  9:50             ` Olivier MATZ

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