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From: "Wiles, Keith" <keith.wiles@intel.com>
To: Felix Moessbauer <felix.moessbauer@siemens.com>
Cc: "dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>,
	"henning.schild@siemens.com" <henning.schild@siemens.com>,
	Felix Moessbauer <felix.moessbauer@siemens.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] Add build option to enable/disable AVX2 support
Date: Thu, 29 Oct 2020 13:36:35 +0000
Message-ID: <DM6PR11MB4593F9560571CAF926BEE84FFE140@DM6PR11MB4593.namprd11.prod.outlook.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20201026143027.15246-1-felix.moessbauer@siemens.com>

From: Felix Moessbauer <felix.moessbauer@siemens.com>
Date: Monday, October 26, 2020 at 9:31 AM
To: Wiles, Keith <keith.wiles@intel.com>
Cc: dev@dpdk.org <dev@dpdk.org>, henning.schild@siemens.com <henning.schild@siemens.com>, Felix Moessbauer <felix.moessbauer@siemens.com>
Subject: [PATCH] Add build option to enable/disable AVX2 support
This patch introduces a meson option to disable the AVX2 support.
If the build should be for a target without AVX2 support, the
know can be turned to false, even if the compiler supports AVX2.

Signed-off-by: Felix Moessbauer <felix.moessbauer@siemens.com>
 meson.build       | 3 ++-
 meson_options.txt | 1 +
 2 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/meson.build b/meson.build
index 0ee98be..2e2380c 100644
--- a/meson.build
+++ b/meson.build
@@ -18,7 +18,8 @@ pktgen_conf = configuration_data()
 cc = meson.get_compiler('c')

 add_project_arguments('-march=native', language: 'c')
-if cc.has_argument('-mavx2')
+if get_option('enable-avx2') and cc.has_argument('-mavx2')
         add_project_arguments('-mavx2', language: 'c')
 add_project_arguments('-DALLOW_EXPERIMENTAL_API', language: 'c')
diff --git a/meson_options.txt b/meson_options.txt
index 7b42577..c419517 100644
--- a/meson_options.txt
+++ b/meson_options.txt
@@ -1,3 +1,4 @@
 option('enable_lua', type: 'boolean', value: false, description: 'Enable Lua support')
 option('enable_gui', type: 'boolean', value: false, description: 'build the gui')
 option('enable_docs', type: 'boolean', value: false, description: 'build documentation')
+option('enable-avx2', type: 'boolean', value: true, description: 'compile with AVX2 support')

Merged into pktgen-dpdk and new version pushed to repo pktgen-20.10.1, thanks

      parent reply	other threads:[~2020-10-29 13:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-10-26 14:30 Felix Moessbauer
2020-10-27 11:47 ` Bruce Richardson
2020-10-29 13:36 ` Wiles, Keith [this message]

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