doc: announce removal of ethdev flow director API
diff mbox series

Message ID 20200803174909.3290046-1-thomas@monjalon.net
State Accepted, archived
Headers show
Series
  • doc: announce removal of ethdev flow director API
Related show

Checks

Context Check Description
ci/travis-robot success Travis build: passed
ci/Intel-compilation success Compilation OK
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK

Commit Message

Thomas Monjalon Aug. 3, 2020, 5:49 p.m. UTC
The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API,
was marked as deprecated last year.
A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
filtering API.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
---
 doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

Comments

Ajit Khaparde Aug. 3, 2020, 5:57 p.m. UTC | #1
On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 10:49 AM Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> wrote:

> The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API,
> was marked as deprecated last year.
> A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
> will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
> filtering API.
>
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
>
Acked-by: Ajit Khaparde <ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com>


> ---
>  doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 4 ++++
>  1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
>
> diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> index ea4cfa7a48..24474c563f 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> @@ -84,6 +84,10 @@ Deprecation Notices
>    Target release for removal of the legacy API will be defined once most
>    PMDs have switched to rte_flow.
>
> +* ethdev: The flow director API, including ``rte_eth_conf.fdir_conf``
> field,
> +  and the related structures (``rte_fdir_*`` and ``rte_eth_fdir_*``),
> +  will be removed in DPDK 20.11.
> +
>  * ethdev: Update API functions returning ``void`` to return ``int`` with
>    negative errno values to indicate various error conditions (e.g.
>    invalid port ID, unsupported operation, failed operation):
> --
> 2.27.0
>
>
Jerin Jacob Aug. 4, 2020, 3:51 a.m. UTC | #2
On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 11:28 PM Ajit Khaparde
<ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com> wrote:
>
> On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 10:49 AM Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> wrote:
>
> > The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API,
> > was marked as deprecated last year.
> > A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
> > will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
> > filtering API.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> >
> Acked-by: Ajit Khaparde <ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com>

Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerinj@marvell.com>



>
>
> > ---
> >  doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 4 ++++
> >  1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)
> >
> > diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > index ea4cfa7a48..24474c563f 100644
> > --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> > @@ -84,6 +84,10 @@ Deprecation Notices
> >    Target release for removal of the legacy API will be defined once most
> >    PMDs have switched to rte_flow.
> >
> > +* ethdev: The flow director API, including ``rte_eth_conf.fdir_conf``
> > field,
> > +  and the related structures (``rte_fdir_*`` and ``rte_eth_fdir_*``),
> > +  will be removed in DPDK 20.11.
> > +
> >  * ethdev: Update API functions returning ``void`` to return ``int`` with
> >    negative errno values to indicate various error conditions (e.g.
> >    invalid port ID, unsupported operation, failed operation):
> > --
> > 2.27.0
> >
> >
David Marchand Aug. 4, 2020, 7:36 a.m. UTC | #3
On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 7:49 PM Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> wrote:
>
> The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API,
> was marked as deprecated last year.
> A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
> will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
> filtering API.
>
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>

Acked-by: David Marchand <david.marchand@redhat.com>
Hemant Agrawal Aug. 4, 2020, 7:49 a.m. UTC | #4
> On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 7:49 PM Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> wrote:
> >
> > The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API, was marked
> > as deprecated last year.
> > A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
> > will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
> > filtering API.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> 
> Acked-by: David Marchand <david.marchand@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Hemant Agrawal <hemant.agrawal@nxp.com>
Andrew Rybchenko Aug. 5, 2020, 1:46 p.m. UTC | #5
On 8/4/20 6:51 AM, Jerin Jacob wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 11:28 PM Ajit Khaparde
> <ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com> wrote:
>>
>> On Mon, Aug 3, 2020 at 10:49 AM Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> wrote:
>>
>>> The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API,
>>> was marked as deprecated last year.
>>> A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
>>> will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
>>> filtering API.
>>>
>>> Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
>>>
>> Acked-by: Ajit Khaparde <ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com>
> 
> Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerinj@marvell.com>

Acked-by: Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>
Thomas Monjalon Aug. 6, 2020, 12:30 a.m. UTC | #6
> >>> The flow director config, part of the legacy filtering API,
> >>> was marked as deprecated last year.
> >>> A separate notice is added to make clear that these specific structs
> >>> will be removed as well in DPDK 20.11, as the rest of the legacy
> >>> filtering API.
> >>>
> >>> Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> >> Acked-by: Ajit Khaparde <ajit.khaparde@broadcom.com>
> > Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerinj@marvell.com>
> Acked-by: Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko@solarflare.com>
> Acked-by: David Marchand <david.marchand@redhat.com>
Acked-by: Hemant Agrawal <hemant.agrawal@nxp.com>

Applied

Patch
diff mbox series

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index ea4cfa7a48..24474c563f 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -84,6 +84,10 @@  Deprecation Notices
   Target release for removal of the legacy API will be defined once most
   PMDs have switched to rte_flow.
 
+* ethdev: The flow director API, including ``rte_eth_conf.fdir_conf`` field,
+  and the related structures (``rte_fdir_*`` and ``rte_eth_fdir_*``),
+  will be removed in DPDK 20.11.
+
 * ethdev: Update API functions returning ``void`` to return ``int`` with
   negative errno values to indicate various error conditions (e.g.
   invalid port ID, unsupported operation, failed operation):