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From: "Eads, Gage" <gage.eads@intel.com>
To: "McDaniel, Timothy" <timothy.mcdaniel@intel.com>,
	"Richardson, Bruce" <bruce.richardson@intel.com>,
	"Mcnamara, John" <john.mcnamara@intel.com>,
	"Kovacevic, Marko" <marko.kovacevic@intel.com>,
	Ray Kinsella <mdr@ashroe.eu>,
	 Neil Horman <nhorman@tuxdriver.com>
Cc: "dev@dpdk.org" <dev@dpdk.org>,
	"Carrillo, Erik G" <erik.g.carrillo@intel.com>,
	"Van Haaren, Harry" <harry.van.haaren@intel.com>,
	"jerinj@marvell.com" <jerinj@marvell.com>
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 01/22] event/dlb: add documentation and meson infrastructure
Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 20:56:01 +0000
Message-ID: <SN6PR11MB2574B2F8CCD35E525B3945DAF6230@SN6PR11MB2574.namprd11.prod.outlook.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1599851920-16802-2-git-send-email-timothy.mcdaniel@intel.com>

> diff --git a/doc/guides/eventdevs/dlb.rst b/doc/guides/eventdevs/dlb.rst
> new file mode 100644
> index 0000000..e5759c0
> --- /dev/null
> +++ b/doc/guides/eventdevs/dlb.rst

Please add a dlb entry to doc/guides/eventdevs/index.rst

> @@ -0,0 +1,340 @@
> +..  SPDX-License-Identifier: BSD-3-Clause
> +    Copyright(c) 2020 Intel Corporation.
> +
> +Driver for the Intel® Dynamic Load Balancer (DLB)
> +==================================================
> +
> +The DPDK dlb poll mode driver supports the Intel® Dynamic Load Balancer.
> +
> +Prerequisites
> +-------------
> +
> +- Follow the DPDK :ref:`Getting Started Guide for Linux <linux_gsg>` to
> setup
> +  the basic DPDK environment.

It would be better to remove the bullet point ('-'), I think, since there's only
One sentence in the section.

> +
> +Configuration
> +-------------
> +
> +* The DLB PF PMD is a user-space PMD that uses VFIO to gain direct
> +  device access. To use this operation mode, the PCIe PF device must be
> bound
> +  to a DPDK-compatible VFIO driver, such as vfio-pci.

Same here ('*')

[...]

> +Atomic Inflights Allocation
> +~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> +
> +In the last stage prior to scheduling an atomic event to a CQ, DLB holds the
> +inflight event in a temporary buffer that is divided among load-balanced
> +queues. If a queue's atomic buffer storage fills up, this can result in
> +head-of-line-blocking. For example:

You need a space between these two lines for doxygen to render the bullet
points properly.

Thanks,
Gage


  reply	other threads:[~2020-09-14 20:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 47+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-11 19:18 [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 00/22] Add DLB PMD Timothy McDaniel
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 01/22] event/dlb: add documentation and meson infrastructure Timothy McDaniel
2020-09-14 20:56   ` Eads, Gage [this message]
2020-09-16 21:05     ` McDaniel, Timothy
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 02/22] event/dlb: add dynamic logging Timothy McDaniel
2020-09-14 21:00   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 03/22] event/dlb: add private data structures and constants Timothy McDaniel
2020-09-14 22:08   ` Eads, Gage
2020-10-08 18:14   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 04/22] event/dlb: add definitions shared with LKM or shared code Timothy McDaniel
2020-09-15 18:20   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 05/22] event/dlb: add inline functions Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 18:22   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 06/22] event/dlb: add probe Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 18:51   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 07/22] event/dlb: add xstats Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 20:53   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 08/22] event/dlb: add infos get and configure Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:01   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 09/22] event/dlb: add queue and port default conf Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:02   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 10/22] event/dlb: add queue setup Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:15   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 11/22] event/dlb: add port setup Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:28   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 12/22] event/dlb: add port link Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:31   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 13/22] event/dlb: add port unlink and port unlinks in progress Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:38   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 14/22] event/dlb: add eventdev start Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:41   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 15/22] event/dlb: add enqueue and its burst variants Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:43   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 16/22] event/dlb: add dequeue " Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:48   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 17/22] event/dlb: add eventdev stop and close Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:49   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 18/22] event/dlb: add PMD's token pop public interface Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:50   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 19/22] event/dlb: add PMD self-tests Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:56   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 20/22] event/dlb: add queue and port release Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 21:57   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 21/22] event/dlb: add timeout ticks entry point Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 22:01   ` Eads, Gage
2020-09-11 19:18 ` [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v4 22/22] doc: Add new DLB eventdev driver to relnotes Timothy McDaniel
2020-10-08 22:03   ` Eads, Gage

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