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    "date": "2018-07-06T17:20:53",
    "name": "[v5,00/23] net/softnic: refactoring",
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        "name": "Singh, Jasvinder",
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        "Date": "Fri,  6 Jul 2018 18:20:53 +0100",
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        "From": "Jasvinder Singh <jasvinder.singh@intel.com>",
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        "Subject": "[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 00/23] net/softnic: refactoring",
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    "content": "This patch set modifies the Soft NIC device driver to use the Packet\nFramework, which makes it much more modular, flexible and extensible\nwith new functionality.\n\n* The Soft NIC allows building custom NIC pipelines in SW. The Soft NIC\n  pipeline is DIY and reconfigurable through \"firmware\" (DPDK Packet\n  Framework script).\n* Configured through the standard DPDK ethdev API (including flow,\n  QoS, security). The internal framework is not externally visible.\n* Key benefits:\n  - Can be used to augment missing features to HW NICs.\n  - Allows consumption of advanced DPDK features without\n    redesigning the target application.\n  - Allows out-of-the-box performance boost of DPDK.\n    consumers apps simply by instantiating this Ethernet device.\n\nExample: Create \"Soft NIC\" port with configuration defined\nin \"firmware\" script file\n   --vdev 'net_softnic0,firmware=script.cli'\n\nv5 changes:\n- update meson file\n\nv4 changes:\n- fix multiple function definitions errors in ip-pipeline due to\n  softnic functions\n\nv3 changes:\n- fix freebsd build errors\n- add firmware script for softnic\n\nv2 changes:\n- fix build warnings\n- fix checkpatch warnings\n\nCristian Dumitrescu (22):\nJasvinder Singh (23):\nReshma Pattan (1):\n  net/softnic: restructuring\n  net/softnic: add software queue object\n  net/softnic: add link object\n  net/softnic: add mempool object\n  net/softnic: add tap object\n  net/softnic: add traffic manager object\n  net/softnic: add port action profile\n  net/softnic: add table action profile\n  net/softnic: add pipeline object\n  net/softnic: add thread\n  net/softnic: add softnic run API\n  net/softnic: add cli interface\n  net/softnic: add connection agent\n  net/softnic: add cli to create softnic objects\n  net/softnic: add cli to enable and disable pipeline\n  net/softnic: add cli for pipeline table entries\n  net/softnic: add cli to read stats\n  net/softnic: add cli for meter action\n  net/softnic: add cli for ttl action\n  net/softnic: receive and transmit queue setup\n  net/softnic: start and stop function\n  net/softnic: add firmware script\n  app/testpmd: rework softnic forward mode\n\n app/test-pmd/Makefile                              |    4 +-\n app/test-pmd/cmdline.c                             |   54 +-\n app/test-pmd/config.c                              |   57 +\n app/test-pmd/{tm.c => softnicfwd.c}                |  405 +-\n app/test-pmd/testpmd.c                             |   29 +-\n app/test-pmd/testpmd.h                             |   44 +-\n config/common_base                                 |    2 +-\n config/common_linuxapp                             |    1 +\n drivers/net/softnic/Makefile                       |   23 +-\n drivers/net/softnic/conn.c                         |  332 ++\n drivers/net/softnic/conn.h                         |   49 +\n drivers/net/softnic/firmware.cli                   |   21 +\n drivers/net/softnic/hash_func.h                    |  359 ++\n drivers/net/softnic/hash_func_arm64.h              |  261 ++\n drivers/net/softnic/meson.build                    |   15 +-\n drivers/net/softnic/parser.c                       |  685 +++\n drivers/net/softnic/parser.h                       |   66 +\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic.c              |  755 ++--\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic.h              |   49 +-\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_action.c       |  389 ++\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_cli.c          | 4342 ++++++++++++++++++++\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_internals.h    |  814 +++-\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_link.c         |   98 +\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_mempool.c      |  103 +\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_pipeline.c     |  966 +++++\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_swq.c          |  113 +\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_tap.c          |  118 +\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_thread.c       | 2929 +++++++++++++\n drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_tm.c           |  173 +-\n ...nic_version.map => rte_eth_softnic_version.map} |    6 +\n mk/rte.app.mk                                      |    6 +\n 31 files changed, 12236 insertions(+), 1032 deletions(-)\n rename app/test-pmd/{tm.c => softnicfwd.c} (61%)\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/conn.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/conn.h\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/firmware.cli\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/hash_func.h\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/hash_func_arm64.h\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/parser.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/parser.h\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_action.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_cli.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_link.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_mempool.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_pipeline.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_swq.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_tap.c\n create mode 100644 drivers/net/softnic/rte_eth_softnic_thread.c\n rename drivers/net/softnic/{rte_pmd_softnic_version.map => rte_eth_softnic_version.map} (52%)"
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