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From: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>
To: "Zhang, Qi Z" <qi.z.zhang@intel.com>,
	"Zhang, RobinX" <robinx.zhang@intel.com>
Cc: "Xing, Beilei" <beilei.xing@intel.com>,
	"Guo, Jia" <jia.guo@intel.com>,
	"Wang, Haiyue" <haiyue.wang@intel.com>,
	"mdr@ashroe.eu" <mdr@ashroe.eu>,
	"nhorman@tuxdriver.com" <nhorman@tuxdriver.com>,
	"Wu, Jingjing" <jingjing.wu@intel.com>,
	"Yang, Qiming" <qiming.yang@intel.com>,
	"Yang, SteveX" <stevex.yang@intel.com>,
	"dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>,
	Bruce Richardson <bruce.richardson@intel.com>,
	Konstantin Ananyev <konstantin.ananyev@intel.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6] net/iavf: deprecate i40evf pmd
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2021 14:36:09 +0100
Message-ID: <6357c272-ec01-2ba1-1b85-ede2b55783cb@intel.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <8099030be592408e8ba1b826ba6d46f0@intel.com>

On 4/16/2021 11:15 AM, Zhang, Qi Z wrote:
> 
> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: dev <dev-bounces@dpdk.org> On Behalf Of Robin Zhang
>> Sent: Friday, April 16, 2021 9:58 AM
>> To: dev@dpdk.org
>> Cc: Xing, Beilei <beilei.xing@intel.com>; Guo, Jia <jia.guo@intel.com>; Wang,
>> Haiyue <haiyue.wang@intel.com>; mdr@ashroe.eu; nhorman@tuxdriver.com;
>> Wu, Jingjing <jingjing.wu@intel.com>; Yang, Qiming
>> <qiming.yang@intel.com>; Yang, SteveX <stevex.yang@intel.com>; Zhang,
>> RobinX <robinx.zhang@intel.com>
>> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6] net/iavf: deprecate i40evf pmd
>>
>> The i40evf PMD will be deprecated, iavf will be the only VF driver for Intel 700
>> serial (i40e) NIC family. To reach this, there will be 2 steps:
>>
>> Step 1: iavf will be the default VF driver, while i40evf still can be selected by
>> devarg: "driver=i40evf".
>> This is covered by this patch, which include:
>> 1) add all 700 serial NIC VF device ID into iavf PMD
>> 2) skip probe if devargs contain "driver=i40evf" in iavf
>> 3) continue probe if devargs contain "driver=i40evf" in i40evf
>>
>> Step 2: i40evf and related devarg are removed, this will happen at DPDK
>> 21.11
>>
>> Between step 1 and step 2, no new feature will be added into i40evf except
>> bug fix.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Robin Zhang <robinx.zhang@intel.com>
> 
> Acked-by: Qi Zhang <qi.z.zhang@intel.com>
> 

Hi Qi, Robin,

Lgtm, hence:
Acked-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>

But we need 3 acks for a deprecation notice to merge it.

  reply	other threads:[~2021-04-16 13:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-03-02  6:13 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] " Robin Zhang
2021-03-30  8:16 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] " Robin Zhang
2021-04-02 10:42 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v3] " Robin Zhang
2021-04-15  2:05 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4] " Robin Zhang
2021-04-15  7:46   ` Wang, Haiyue
2021-04-15  9:40   ` Zhang, Qi Z
2021-04-15 10:34 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5] " Robin Zhang
2021-04-15 12:14   ` Zhang, Qi Z
2021-04-16  1:57 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v6] " Robin Zhang
2021-04-16 10:15   ` Zhang, Qi Z
2021-04-16 13:36     ` Ferruh Yigit [this message]
2021-04-19  2:06   ` Xing, Beilei
2021-04-19  3:05 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v7] " Robin Zhang
2021-04-19  8:31   ` Xing, Beilei
2021-04-19  8:33     ` Zhang, Qi Z

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