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[v7,1/2] net: added macro for MAC address print

Message ID 20210825172734.39846-2-aman.deep.singh@intel.com (mailing list archive)
State Accepted
Delegated to: Ferruh Yigit
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Series Use macro to print MAC address | expand

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Context Check Description
ci/iol-testing warning apply patch failure
ci/checkpatch success coding style OK

Commit Message

Aman Singh Aug. 25, 2021, 5:27 p.m. UTC
Added macro to print six bytes of MAC address.
The MAC addresses will be printed in upper case
hexadecimal format.
In case there is a specific check for lower case
MAC address, the user may need to make a change in
such test case after this patch.

Signed-off-by: Aman Singh <aman.deep.singh@intel.com>
Reviewed-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>
---
 app/test-pmd/cmdline.c                    |  2 +-
 app/test-pmd/config.c                     |  2 +-
 app/test-pmd/testpmd.c                    |  2 +-
 drivers/bus/dpaa/base/fman/netcfg_layer.c |  2 +-
 drivers/common/mlx5/linux/mlx5_nl.c       |  2 +-
 drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x.c                 |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x_vfpf.c            |  3 ++-
 drivers/net/bnx2x/ecore_sp.c              | 14 +++++++-------
 drivers/net/bnxt/bnxt_ethdev.c            |  2 +-
 drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_8023ad.c |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_pmd.c    |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/dpaa/dpaa_ethdev.c            |  2 +-
 drivers/net/e1000/igb_ethdev.c            |  2 +-
 drivers/net/enic/base/vnic_dev.c          |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/enic/enic_res.c               |  2 +-
 drivers/net/failsafe/failsafe.c           |  2 +-
 drivers/net/hinic/hinic_pmd_ethdev.c      |  2 +-
 drivers/net/i40e/i40e_ethdev_vf.c         |  6 +++---
 drivers/net/iavf/iavf_ethdev.c            |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/iavf/iavf_vchnl.c             |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/ice/ice_dcf.c                 |  2 +-
 drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethdev.c          |  6 +++---
 drivers/net/mlx4/mlx4.c                   |  2 +-
 drivers/net/mlx5/linux/mlx5_os.c          |  2 +-
 drivers/net/mlx5/windows/mlx5_os.c        |  2 +-
 drivers/net/mvpp2/mrvl_flow.c             |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/netvsc/hn_rndis.c             |  2 +-
 drivers/net/nfp/nfp_ethdev.c              |  2 +-
 drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_mcp.c         |  2 +-
 drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_sriov.c       |  2 +-
 drivers/net/qede/qede_ethdev.c            |  2 +-
 drivers/net/thunderx/nicvf_ethdev.c       |  2 +-
 drivers/net/txgbe/txgbe_ethdev_vf.c       |  6 +++---
 drivers/net/virtio/virtio_ethdev.c        |  4 ++--
 drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_ethdev.c      |  4 ++--
 examples/bbdev_app/main.c                 |  2 +-
 examples/ethtool/ethtool-app/ethapp.c     |  2 +-
 examples/ioat/ioatfwd.c                   |  2 +-
 examples/ip_pipeline/cli.c                |  4 ++--
 examples/l2fwd-crypto/main.c              |  2 +-
 examples/l2fwd-event/l2fwd_common.c       |  2 +-
 examples/l2fwd-jobstats/main.c            |  2 +-
 examples/l2fwd-keepalive/main.c           |  2 +-
 examples/l2fwd/main.c                     |  2 +-
 examples/link_status_interrupt/main.c     |  2 +-
 examples/pipeline/cli.c                   |  2 +-
 examples/server_node_efd/server/main.c    |  2 +-
 examples/vhost/main.c                     |  2 +-
 examples/vmdq/main.c                      |  2 +-
 examples/vmdq_dcb/main.c                  |  2 +-
 lib/net/rte_ether.c                       |  2 +-
 lib/net/rte_ether.h                       |  5 +++++
 lib/vhost/vhost_user.c                    |  2 +-
 53 files changed, 80 insertions(+), 74 deletions(-)
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Patch

diff --git a/app/test-pmd/cmdline.c b/app/test-pmd/cmdline.c
index 82253bc751..d4186eb9b2 100644
--- a/app/test-pmd/cmdline.c
+++ b/app/test-pmd/cmdline.c
@@ -10899,7 +10899,7 @@  static void cmd_mcast_addr_parsed(void *parsed_result,
 
 	if (!rte_is_multicast_ether_addr(&res->mc_addr)) {
 		fprintf(stderr,
-			"Invalid multicast addr %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n",
+			"Invalid multicast addr " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 			res->mc_addr.addr_bytes[0], res->mc_addr.addr_bytes[1],
 			res->mc_addr.addr_bytes[2], res->mc_addr.addr_bytes[3],
 			res->mc_addr.addr_bytes[4], res->mc_addr.addr_bytes[5]);
diff --git a/app/test-pmd/config.c b/app/test-pmd/config.c
index 31d8ba1b91..21d5db5297 100644
--- a/app/test-pmd/config.c
+++ b/app/test-pmd/config.c
@@ -782,7 +782,7 @@  port_summary_display(portid_t port_id)
 	if (ret != 0)
 		return;
 
-	printf("%-4d %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X %-12s %-14s %-8s %s\n",
+	printf("%-4d " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " %-12s %-14s %-8s %s\n",
 		port_id, mac_addr.addr_bytes[0], mac_addr.addr_bytes[1],
 		mac_addr.addr_bytes[2], mac_addr.addr_bytes[3],
 		mac_addr.addr_bytes[4], mac_addr.addr_bytes[5], name,
diff --git a/app/test-pmd/testpmd.c b/app/test-pmd/testpmd.c
index 6cbe9ba3c8..d0ede963ea 100644
--- a/app/test-pmd/testpmd.c
+++ b/app/test-pmd/testpmd.c
@@ -2622,7 +2622,7 @@  start_port(portid_t pid)
 				pi);
 
 		if (eth_macaddr_get_print_err(pi, &port->eth_addr) == 0)
-			printf("Port %d: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n", pi,
+			printf("Port %d: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n", pi,
 				port->eth_addr.addr_bytes[0],
 				port->eth_addr.addr_bytes[1],
 				port->eth_addr.addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/bus/dpaa/base/fman/netcfg_layer.c b/drivers/bus/dpaa/base/fman/netcfg_layer.c
index 120deb0bb6..556d631faa 100644
--- a/drivers/bus/dpaa/base/fman/netcfg_layer.c
+++ b/drivers/bus/dpaa/base/fman/netcfg_layer.c
@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@  dump_netcfg(struct netcfg_info *cfg_ptr)
 		       (__if->mac_type == fman_mac_1g) ? "1G" :
 		       (__if->mac_type == fman_mac_2_5g) ? "2.5G" : "10G");
 
-		printf("\tmac_addr: %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+		printf("\tmac_addr: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 		       (&__if->mac_addr)->addr_bytes[0],
 		       (&__if->mac_addr)->addr_bytes[1],
 		       (&__if->mac_addr)->addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/common/mlx5/linux/mlx5_nl.c b/drivers/common/mlx5/linux/mlx5_nl.c
index dc8dafd0a8..efd92976b5 100644
--- a/drivers/common/mlx5/linux/mlx5_nl.c
+++ b/drivers/common/mlx5/linux/mlx5_nl.c
@@ -693,7 +693,7 @@  mlx5_nl_vf_mac_addr_modify(int nlsk_fd, unsigned int iface_idx,
 error:
 	DRV_LOG(ERR,
 		"representor %u cannot set VF MAC address "
-		"%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X : %s",
+		RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " : %s",
 		vf_index,
 		mac->addr_bytes[0], mac->addr_bytes[1],
 		mac->addr_bytes[2], mac->addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x.c b/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x.c
index 7ee805bd0d..9163b8b1fd 100644
--- a/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x.c
+++ b/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x.c
@@ -8176,7 +8176,7 @@  static int bnx2x_get_shmem_info(struct bnx2x_softc *sc)
 		sc->link_params.mac_addr[4] = (uint8_t) (mac_lo >> 8);
 		sc->link_params.mac_addr[5] = (uint8_t) (mac_lo);
 		snprintf(sc->mac_addr_str, sizeof(sc->mac_addr_str),
-			 "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+			 RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			 sc->link_params.mac_addr[0],
 			 sc->link_params.mac_addr[1],
 			 sc->link_params.mac_addr[2],
@@ -11894,7 +11894,7 @@  void bnx2x_print_device_info(struct bnx2x_softc *sc)
 	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, sc, "%12s : %u", "MTU", sc->mtu);
 	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, sc,
 		    "%12s : %s", "PHY Type", get_ext_phy_type(ext_phy_type));
-	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, sc, "%12s : %x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x", "MAC Addr",
+	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, sc, "%12s : " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT, "MAC Addr",
 			sc->link_params.mac_addr[0],
 			sc->link_params.mac_addr[1],
 			sc->link_params.mac_addr[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x_vfpf.c b/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x_vfpf.c
index 097ccfee19..03ba0d811f 100644
--- a/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x_vfpf.c
+++ b/drivers/net/bnx2x/bnx2x_vfpf.c
@@ -728,7 +728,8 @@  bnx2x_vfpf_set_mcast(struct bnx2x_softc *sc,
 	}
 
 	for (i = 0; i < mc_addrs_num; i++) {
-		PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, sc, "Adding mcast MAC:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+		PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, sc, "Adding mcast MAC:"
+				RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 				mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[0],
 				mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[1],
 				mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/bnx2x/ecore_sp.c b/drivers/net/bnx2x/ecore_sp.c
index 61f99c6408..0075422eee 100644
--- a/drivers/net/bnx2x/ecore_sp.c
+++ b/drivers/net/bnx2x/ecore_sp.c
@@ -618,7 +618,7 @@  static int ecore_check_mac_add(struct bnx2x_softc *sc __rte_unused,
 {
 	struct ecore_vlan_mac_registry_elem *pos;
 
-	ECORE_MSG(sc, "Checking MAC %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x for ADD command",
+	ECORE_MSG(sc, "Checking MAC " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " for ADD command",
 		  data->mac.mac[0], data->mac.mac[1], data->mac.mac[2],
 		  data->mac.mac[3], data->mac.mac[4], data->mac.mac[5]);
 
@@ -647,7 +647,7 @@  static struct ecore_vlan_mac_registry_elem *ecore_check_mac_del(struct bnx2x_sof
 {
 	struct ecore_vlan_mac_registry_elem *pos;
 
-	ECORE_MSG(sc, "Checking MAC %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x for DEL command",
+	ECORE_MSG(sc, "Checking MAC " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " for DEL command",
 		  data->mac.mac[0], data->mac.mac[1], data->mac.mac[2],
 		  data->mac.mac[3], data->mac.mac[4], data->mac.mac[5]);
 
@@ -841,7 +841,7 @@  static void ecore_set_one_mac_e2(struct bnx2x_softc *sc,
 	ecore_vlan_mac_set_cmd_hdr_e2(o, add, CLASSIFY_RULE_OPCODE_MAC,
 				      &rule_entry->mac.header);
 
-	ECORE_MSG(sc, "About to %s MAC %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x for Queue %d",
+	ECORE_MSG(sc, "About to %s MAC " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " for Queue %d",
 		  (add ? "add" : "delete"), mac[0], mac[1], mac[2], mac[3],
 		  mac[4], mac[5], raw->cl_id);
 
@@ -946,7 +946,7 @@  static void ecore_vlan_mac_set_rdata_e1x(struct bnx2x_softc *sc
 	ecore_vlan_mac_set_cfg_entry_e1x(o, add, opcode, mac, vlan_id,
 					 cfg_entry);
 
-	ECORE_MSG(sc, "%s MAC %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x CLID %d CAM offset %d",
+	ECORE_MSG(sc, "%s  MAC " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " CLID %d CAM offset %d",
 		  (add ? "setting" : "clearing"),
 		  mac[0], mac[1], mac[2], mac[3], mac[4], mac[5],
 		  o->raw.cl_id, cam_offset);
@@ -2511,7 +2511,7 @@  static void ecore_mcast_hdl_pending_add_e2(struct bnx2x_softc *sc,
 		cnt++;
 
 		    ECORE_MSG
-		    (sc, "About to configure %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x mcast MAC",
+		    (sc, "About to configure " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " mcast MAC",
 		     pmac_pos->mac[0], pmac_pos->mac[1], pmac_pos->mac[2],
 		     pmac_pos->mac[3], pmac_pos->mac[4], pmac_pos->mac[5]);
 
@@ -2644,7 +2644,7 @@  static void ecore_mcast_hdl_add(struct bnx2x_softc *sc,
 		cnt++;
 
 		    ECORE_MSG
-		    (sc, "About to configure %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x mcast MAC",
+		    (sc, "About to configure " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " mcast MAC",
 		     mlist_pos->mac[0], mlist_pos->mac[1], mlist_pos->mac[2],
 		     mlist_pos->mac[3], mlist_pos->mac[4], mlist_pos->mac[5]);
 	}
@@ -2944,7 +2944,7 @@  static void ecore_mcast_hdl_add_e1h(struct bnx2x_softc *sc __rte_unused,
 		ECORE_57711_SET_MC_FILTER(mc_filter, bit);
 
 		    ECORE_MSG
-		    (sc, "About to configure %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x mcast MAC, bin %d",
+		    (sc, "About to configure " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " mcast MAC, bin %d",
 		     mlist_pos->mac[0], mlist_pos->mac[1], mlist_pos->mac[2],
 		     mlist_pos->mac[3], mlist_pos->mac[4], mlist_pos->mac[5],
 		     bit);
diff --git a/drivers/net/bnxt/bnxt_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/bnxt/bnxt_ethdev.c
index de34a2f0bb..09faaf0c2e 100644
--- a/drivers/net/bnxt/bnxt_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/bnxt/bnxt_ethdev.c
@@ -4992,7 +4992,7 @@  static int bnxt_setup_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 		PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, "VF MAC address not assigned by Host PF\n");
 		bnxt_eth_hw_addr_random(bp->mac_addr);
 		PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO,
-			    "Assign random MAC:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n",
+			    "Assign random MAC:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 			    bp->mac_addr[0], bp->mac_addr[1], bp->mac_addr[2],
 			    bp->mac_addr[3], bp->mac_addr[4], bp->mac_addr[5]);
 
diff --git a/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_8023ad.c b/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_8023ad.c
index 128754f459..8b5b32fcaf 100644
--- a/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_8023ad.c
+++ b/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_8023ad.c
@@ -55,11 +55,11 @@  bond_print_lacp(struct lacpdu *l)
 	uint8_t *addr;
 
 	addr = l->actor.port_params.system.addr_bytes;
-	snprintf(a_address, sizeof(a_address), "%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+	snprintf(a_address, sizeof(a_address), RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		addr[0], addr[1], addr[2], addr[3], addr[4], addr[5]);
 
 	addr = l->partner.port_params.system.addr_bytes;
-	snprintf(p_address, sizeof(p_address), "%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+	snprintf(p_address, sizeof(p_address), RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		addr[0], addr[1], addr[2], addr[3], addr[4], addr[5]);
 
 	for (i = 0; i < 8; i++) {
diff --git a/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_pmd.c b/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_pmd.c
index a6755661c4..d3cbd753cf 100644
--- a/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_pmd.c
+++ b/drivers/net/bonding/rte_eth_bond_pmd.c
@@ -473,8 +473,8 @@  update_client_stats(uint32_t addr, uint16_t port, uint32_t *TXorRXindicator)
 #ifdef RTE_LIBRTE_BOND_DEBUG_ALB
 #define MODE6_DEBUG(info, src_ip, dst_ip, eth_h, arp_op, port, burstnumber) \
 	rte_log(RTE_LOG_DEBUG, bond_logtype,				\
-		"%s port:%d SrcMAC:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X SrcIP:%s " \
-		"DstMAC:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X DstIP:%s %s %d\n", \
+		"%s port:%d SrcMAC:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " SrcIP:%s " \
+		"DstMAC:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " DstIP:%s %s %d\n", \
 		info,							\
 		port,							\
 		eth_h->s_addr.addr_bytes[0], eth_h->s_addr.addr_bytes[1], \
diff --git a/drivers/net/dpaa/dpaa_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/dpaa/dpaa_ethdev.c
index 27d670f843..c5739a3a80 100644
--- a/drivers/net/dpaa/dpaa_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/dpaa/dpaa_ethdev.c
@@ -2094,7 +2094,7 @@  dpaa_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 	/* copy the primary mac address */
 	rte_ether_addr_copy(&fman_intf->mac_addr, &eth_dev->data->mac_addrs[0]);
 
-	RTE_LOG(INFO, PMD, "net: dpaa: %s: %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+	RTE_LOG(INFO, PMD, "net: dpaa: %s: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 		dpaa_device->name,
 		fman_intf->mac_addr.addr_bytes[0],
 		fman_intf->mac_addr.addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/drivers/net/e1000/igb_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/e1000/igb_ethdev.c
index 10ee0f3341..91db3032f5 100644
--- a/drivers/net/e1000/igb_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/e1000/igb_ethdev.c
@@ -977,7 +977,7 @@  eth_igbvf_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 		rte_eth_random_addr(perm_addr->addr_bytes);
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "\tVF MAC address not assigned by Host PF");
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "\tAssign randomly generated MAC address "
-			     "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+			     RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/enic/base/vnic_dev.c b/drivers/net/enic/base/vnic_dev.c
index 55c08eb3dc..ab6e05739b 100644
--- a/drivers/net/enic/base/vnic_dev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/enic/base/vnic_dev.c
@@ -889,7 +889,7 @@  int vnic_dev_add_addr(struct vnic_dev *vdev, uint8_t *addr)
 
 	err = vnic_dev_cmd(vdev, CMD_ADDR_ADD, &a0, &a1, wait);
 	if (err)
-		pr_err("Can't add addr [%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x], %d\n",
+		pr_err("Can't add addr [" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "], %d\n",
 			addr[0], addr[1], addr[2], addr[3], addr[4], addr[5],
 			err);
 
@@ -908,7 +908,7 @@  int vnic_dev_del_addr(struct vnic_dev *vdev, uint8_t *addr)
 
 	err = vnic_dev_cmd(vdev, CMD_ADDR_DEL, &a0, &a1, wait);
 	if (err)
-		pr_err("Can't del addr [%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x], %d\n",
+		pr_err("Can't del addr [" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "], %d\n",
 			addr[0], addr[1], addr[2], addr[3], addr[4], addr[5],
 			err);
 
diff --git a/drivers/net/enic/enic_res.c b/drivers/net/enic/enic_res.c
index a8f5332a40..0493e096d0 100644
--- a/drivers/net/enic/enic_res.c
+++ b/drivers/net/enic/enic_res.c
@@ -113,7 +113,7 @@  int enic_get_vnic_config(struct enic *enic)
 				  vnic_dev_get_intr_coal_timer_max(enic->vdev));
 
 	dev_info(enic_get_dev(enic),
-		"vNIC MAC addr %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x "
+		"vNIC MAC addr " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT
 		"wq/rq %d/%d mtu %d, max mtu:%d\n",
 		enic->mac_addr[0], enic->mac_addr[1], enic->mac_addr[2],
 		enic->mac_addr[3], enic->mac_addr[4], enic->mac_addr[5],
diff --git a/drivers/net/failsafe/failsafe.c b/drivers/net/failsafe/failsafe.c
index 8216063a3d..919d287f88 100644
--- a/drivers/net/failsafe/failsafe.c
+++ b/drivers/net/failsafe/failsafe.c
@@ -260,7 +260,7 @@  fs_eth_dev_create(struct rte_vdev_device *vdev)
 		if (i == priv->subs_tail)
 			rte_eth_random_addr(&mac->addr_bytes[0]);
 	}
-	INFO("MAC address is %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+	INFO("MAC address is " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		mac->addr_bytes[0], mac->addr_bytes[1],
 		mac->addr_bytes[2], mac->addr_bytes[3],
 		mac->addr_bytes[4], mac->addr_bytes[5]);
diff --git a/drivers/net/hinic/hinic_pmd_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/hinic/hinic_pmd_ethdev.c
index 1a72401546..3ffad21d1a 100644
--- a/drivers/net/hinic/hinic_pmd_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/hinic/hinic_pmd_ethdev.c
@@ -2359,7 +2359,7 @@  static int hinic_set_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 
 	rte_ether_addr_copy(addr, &nic_dev->default_addr);
 
-	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, "Set new mac address %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, "Set new mac address " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		    addr->addr_bytes[0], addr->addr_bytes[1],
 		    addr->addr_bytes[2], addr->addr_bytes[3],
 		    addr->addr_bytes[4], addr->addr_bytes[5]);
diff --git a/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_ethdev_vf.c b/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_ethdev_vf.c
index 0cfe13b7b2..dcc2b64e17 100644
--- a/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_ethdev_vf.c
+++ b/drivers/net/i40e/i40e_ethdev_vf.c
@@ -867,7 +867,7 @@  i40evf_add_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 	int err;
 
 	if (rte_is_zero_ether_addr(addr)) {
-		PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Invalid mac:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+		PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Invalid mac:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			    addr->addr_bytes[0], addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			    addr->addr_bytes[2], addr->addr_bytes[3],
 			    addr->addr_bytes[4], addr->addr_bytes[5]);
@@ -2130,7 +2130,7 @@  i40evf_add_del_all_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev, bool add)
 			list->list[j].type = (j == 0 ?
 					      VIRTCHNL_ETHER_ADDR_PRIMARY :
 					      VIRTCHNL_ETHER_ADDR_EXTRA);
-			PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, "add/rm mac:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+			PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, "add/rm mac:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 				    addr->addr_bytes[0], addr->addr_bytes[1],
 				    addr->addr_bytes[2], addr->addr_bytes[3],
 				    addr->addr_bytes[4], addr->addr_bytes[5]);
@@ -2949,7 +2949,7 @@  i40evf_add_del_mc_addr_list(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 
 	for (i = 0; i < mc_addrs_num; i++) {
 		if (!I40E_IS_MULTICAST(mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes)) {
-			PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Invalid mac:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+			PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Invalid mac:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 				    mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[0],
 				    mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[1],
 				    mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_ethdev.c
index 574cfe055e..676120be2c 100644
--- a/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_ethdev.c
@@ -1485,7 +1485,7 @@  iavf_dev_set_default_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 	ret = iavf_add_del_eth_addr(adapter, old_addr, false, VIRTCHNL_ETHER_ADDR_PRIMARY);
 	if (ret)
 		PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Fail to delete old MAC:"
-			    " %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+			    RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			    old_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			    old_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			    old_addr->addr_bytes[2],
@@ -1496,7 +1496,7 @@  iavf_dev_set_default_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev,
 	ret = iavf_add_del_eth_addr(adapter, mac_addr, true, VIRTCHNL_ETHER_ADDR_PRIMARY);
 	if (ret)
 		PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Fail to add new MAC:"
-			    " %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+			    RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_vchnl.c b/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_vchnl.c
index 06dc663947..62fb91ec75 100644
--- a/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_vchnl.c
+++ b/drivers/net/iavf/iavf_vchnl.c
@@ -1176,7 +1176,7 @@  iavf_add_del_all_mac_addr(struct iavf_adapter *adapter, bool add)
 			list->list[j].type = (j == 0 ?
 					      VIRTCHNL_ETHER_ADDR_PRIMARY :
 					      VIRTCHNL_ETHER_ADDR_EXTRA);
-			PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, "add/rm mac:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+			PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, "add/rm mac:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 				    addr->addr_bytes[0], addr->addr_bytes[1],
 				    addr->addr_bytes[2], addr->addr_bytes[3],
 				    addr->addr_bytes[4], addr->addr_bytes[5]);
@@ -1626,7 +1626,7 @@  iavf_add_del_mc_addr_list(struct iavf_adapter *adapter,
 
 	for (i = 0; i < mc_addrs_num; i++) {
 		if (!IAVF_IS_MULTICAST(mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes)) {
-			PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Invalid mac:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+			PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Invalid mac:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 				    mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[0],
 				    mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[1],
 				    mc_addrs[i].addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/ice/ice_dcf.c b/drivers/net/ice/ice_dcf.c
index 4c2e0c7216..9ca3c755b8 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ice/ice_dcf.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ice/ice_dcf.c
@@ -1075,7 +1075,7 @@  ice_dcf_add_del_all_mac_addr(struct ice_dcf_hw *hw, bool add)
 
 	rte_memcpy(list->list[0].addr, addr->addr_bytes,
 			sizeof(addr->addr_bytes));
-	PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, "add/rm mac:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x:%x",
+	PMD_DRV_LOG(DEBUG, "add/rm mac:" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			    addr->addr_bytes[0], addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			    addr->addr_bytes[2], addr->addr_bytes[3],
 			    addr->addr_bytes[4], addr->addr_bytes[5]);
diff --git a/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethdev.c
index b5371568b5..b4af930906 100644
--- a/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/ixgbe/ixgbe_ethdev.c
@@ -1650,7 +1650,7 @@  eth_ixgbevf_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 		}
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "\tVF MAC address not assigned by Host PF");
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "\tAssign randomly generated MAC address "
-			     "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+			     RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[2],
@@ -6301,7 +6301,7 @@  ixgbevf_add_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev, struct rte_ether_addr *mac_addr,
 	diag = ixgbevf_set_uc_addr_vf(hw, 2, mac_addr->addr_bytes);
 	if (diag != 0)
 		PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Unable to add MAC address "
-			    "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x - diag=%d",
+			    RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " - diag=%d",
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[2],
@@ -6350,7 +6350,7 @@  ixgbevf_remove_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev, uint32_t index)
 		if (diag != 0)
 			PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR,
 				    "Adding again MAC address "
-				    "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x failed "
+				     RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " failed "
 				    "diag=%d",
 				    mac_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 				    mac_addr->addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx4/mlx4.c b/drivers/net/mlx4/mlx4.c
index c522157a0a..2b17bfac0b 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx4/mlx4.c
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx4/mlx4.c
@@ -1014,7 +1014,7 @@  mlx4_pci_probe(struct rte_pci_driver *pci_drv, struct rte_pci_device *pci_dev)
 			      " (error: %s)", strerror(err));
 			goto port_error;
 		}
-		INFO("port %u MAC address is %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		INFO("port %u MAC address is " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		     priv->port,
 		     mac.addr_bytes[0], mac.addr_bytes[1],
 		     mac.addr_bytes[2], mac.addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx5/linux/mlx5_os.c b/drivers/net/mlx5/linux/mlx5_os.c
index 5f8766aa48..8949900a9c 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx5/linux/mlx5_os.c
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx5/linux/mlx5_os.c
@@ -1702,7 +1702,7 @@  mlx5_dev_spawn(struct rte_device *dpdk_dev,
 		goto error;
 	}
 	DRV_LOG(INFO,
-		"port %u MAC address is %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		"port %u MAC address is " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		eth_dev->data->port_id,
 		mac.addr_bytes[0], mac.addr_bytes[1],
 		mac.addr_bytes[2], mac.addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/drivers/net/mlx5/windows/mlx5_os.c b/drivers/net/mlx5/windows/mlx5_os.c
index 7e1df1c751..c2e46656ef 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mlx5/windows/mlx5_os.c
+++ b/drivers/net/mlx5/windows/mlx5_os.c
@@ -566,7 +566,7 @@  mlx5_dev_spawn(struct rte_device *dpdk_dev,
 		goto error;
 	}
 	DRV_LOG(INFO,
-		"port %u MAC address is %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		"port %u MAC address is " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		eth_dev->data->port_id,
 		mac.addr_bytes[0], mac.addr_bytes[1],
 		mac.addr_bytes[2], mac.addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/drivers/net/mvpp2/mrvl_flow.c b/drivers/net/mvpp2/mrvl_flow.c
index 3c8052f069..99695b91c4 100644
--- a/drivers/net/mvpp2/mrvl_flow.c
+++ b/drivers/net/mvpp2/mrvl_flow.c
@@ -207,11 +207,11 @@  mrvl_parse_mac(const struct rte_flow_item_eth *spec,
 	key_field->size = 6;
 
 	snprintf((char *)key_field->key, MRVL_CLS_STR_SIZE_MAX,
-		 "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		 RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		 k[0], k[1], k[2], k[3], k[4], k[5]);
 
 	snprintf((char *)key_field->mask, MRVL_CLS_STR_SIZE_MAX,
-		 "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		 RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		 m[0], m[1], m[2], m[3], m[4], m[5]);
 
 	flow->table_key.proto_field[flow->rule.num_fields].proto =
diff --git a/drivers/net/netvsc/hn_rndis.c b/drivers/net/netvsc/hn_rndis.c
index e3f7e636d7..62ba39636c 100644
--- a/drivers/net/netvsc/hn_rndis.c
+++ b/drivers/net/netvsc/hn_rndis.c
@@ -1104,7 +1104,7 @@  hn_rndis_get_eaddr(struct hn_data *hv, uint8_t *eaddr)
 	if (error)
 		return error;
 
-	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, "MAC address %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+	PMD_DRV_LOG(INFO, "MAC address " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		    eaddr[0], eaddr[1], eaddr[2],
 		    eaddr[3], eaddr[4], eaddr[5]);
 	return 0;
diff --git a/drivers/net/nfp/nfp_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/nfp/nfp_ethdev.c
index 534a38c14f..6ba3c27f7f 100644
--- a/drivers/net/nfp/nfp_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/nfp/nfp_ethdev.c
@@ -566,7 +566,7 @@  nfp_net_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 	eth_dev->data->dev_flags |= RTE_ETH_DEV_AUTOFILL_QUEUE_XSTATS;
 
 	PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "port %d VendorID=0x%x DeviceID=0x%x "
-		     "mac=%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		     "mac=" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		     eth_dev->data->port_id, pci_dev->id.vendor_id,
 		     pci_dev->id.device_id,
 		     hw->mac_addr[0], hw->mac_addr[1], hw->mac_addr[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_mcp.c b/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_mcp.c
index cab089d816..ec83b244e6 100644
--- a/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_mcp.c
+++ b/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_mcp.c
@@ -2611,7 +2611,7 @@  enum _ecore_status_t ecore_mcp_fill_shmem_func_info(struct ecore_hwfn *p_hwfn,
 	DP_VERBOSE(p_hwfn, (ECORE_MSG_SP | ECORE_MSG_IFUP),
 		   "Read configuration from shmem: pause_on_host %02x"
 		    " protocol %02x BW [%02x - %02x]"
-		    " MAC %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x wwn port %lx"
+		    " MAC " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " wwn port %lx"
 		    " node %lx ovlan %04x\n",
 		   info->pause_on_host, info->protocol,
 		   info->bandwidth_min, info->bandwidth_max,
diff --git a/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_sriov.c b/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_sriov.c
index ed8cc695fe..e12e998179 100644
--- a/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_sriov.c
+++ b/drivers/net/qede/base/ecore_sriov.c
@@ -3539,7 +3539,7 @@  static void ecore_iov_vf_mbx_ucast_filter(struct ecore_hwfn *p_hwfn,
 
 	DP_VERBOSE(p_hwfn, ECORE_MSG_IOV,
 		   "VF[%d]: opcode 0x%02x type 0x%02x [%s %s] [vport 0x%02x]"
-		   " MAC %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x, vlan 0x%04x\n",
+		   " MAC " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT ", vlan 0x%04x\n",
 		   vf->abs_vf_id, params.opcode, params.type,
 		   params.is_rx_filter ? "RX" : "",
 		   params.is_tx_filter ? "TX" : "",
diff --git a/drivers/net/qede/qede_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/qede/qede_ethdev.c
index 323d46e6eb..ca6cae3606 100644
--- a/drivers/net/qede/qede_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/qede/qede_ethdev.c
@@ -2750,7 +2750,7 @@  static int qede_common_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev, bool is_vf)
 		qed_ops->sriov_configure(edev, pci_dev->max_vfs);
 	}
 
-	DP_INFO(edev, "MAC address : %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+	DP_INFO(edev, "MAC address : " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 		adapter->primary_mac.addr_bytes[0],
 		adapter->primary_mac.addr_bytes[1],
 		adapter->primary_mac.addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/drivers/net/thunderx/nicvf_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/thunderx/nicvf_ethdev.c
index fc1844ddfc..561a98fc81 100644
--- a/drivers/net/thunderx/nicvf_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/thunderx/nicvf_ethdev.c
@@ -2245,7 +2245,7 @@  nicvf_eth_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(ERR, "Failed to configure first skip");
 		goto malloc_fail;
 	}
-	PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "Port %d (%x:%x) mac=%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+	PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "Port %d (%x:%x) mac=" RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		eth_dev->data->port_id, nic->vendor_id, nic->device_id,
 		nic->mac_addr[0], nic->mac_addr[1], nic->mac_addr[2],
 		nic->mac_addr[3], nic->mac_addr[4], nic->mac_addr[5]);
diff --git a/drivers/net/txgbe/txgbe_ethdev_vf.c b/drivers/net/txgbe/txgbe_ethdev_vf.c
index 18ed94bd27..3a91e56c10 100644
--- a/drivers/net/txgbe/txgbe_ethdev_vf.c
+++ b/drivers/net/txgbe/txgbe_ethdev_vf.c
@@ -282,7 +282,7 @@  eth_txgbevf_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 		}
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "\tVF MAC address not assigned by Host PF");
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(INFO, "\tAssign randomly generated MAC address "
-			     "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+			     RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			     perm_addr->addr_bytes[2],
@@ -1041,7 +1041,7 @@  txgbevf_add_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev, struct rte_ether_addr *mac_addr,
 	err = txgbevf_set_uc_addr_vf(hw, 2, mac_addr->addr_bytes);
 	if (err != 0)
 		PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR, "Unable to add MAC address "
-			    "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x - err=%d",
+			    RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " - err=%d",
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 			    mac_addr->addr_bytes[2],
@@ -1090,7 +1090,7 @@  txgbevf_remove_mac_addr(struct rte_eth_dev *dev, uint32_t index)
 		if (err != 0)
 			PMD_DRV_LOG(ERR,
 				    "Adding again MAC address "
-				    "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x failed "
+				    RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " failed "
 				    "err=%d",
 				    mac_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 				    mac_addr->addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/drivers/net/virtio/virtio_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/virtio/virtio_ethdev.c
index e58085a2c9..9ca8bae0fe 100644
--- a/drivers/net/virtio/virtio_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/virtio/virtio_ethdev.c
@@ -1759,7 +1759,7 @@  virtio_init_device(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev, uint64_t req_features)
 	rte_ether_addr_copy((struct rte_ether_addr *)hw->mac_addr,
 			&eth_dev->data->mac_addrs[0]);
 	PMD_INIT_LOG(DEBUG,
-		     "PORT MAC: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+		     "PORT MAC: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		     hw->mac_addr[0], hw->mac_addr[1], hw->mac_addr[2],
 		     hw->mac_addr[3], hw->mac_addr[4], hw->mac_addr[5]);
 
@@ -1840,7 +1840,7 @@  virtio_init_device(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev, uint64_t req_features)
 				config->max_virtqueue_pairs);
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(DEBUG, "config->status=%d", config->status);
 		PMD_INIT_LOG(DEBUG,
-				"PORT MAC: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+				"PORT MAC: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 				config->mac[0], config->mac[1],
 				config->mac[2], config->mac[3],
 				config->mac[4], config->mac[5]);
diff --git a/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_ethdev.c b/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_ethdev.c
index 1a3291273a..2f40ae907d 100644
--- a/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_ethdev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/vmxnet3/vmxnet3_ethdev.c
@@ -371,7 +371,7 @@  eth_vmxnet3_dev_init(struct rte_eth_dev *eth_dev)
 	rte_ether_addr_copy((struct rte_ether_addr *)hw->perm_addr,
 			&eth_dev->data->mac_addrs[0]);
 
-	PMD_INIT_LOG(DEBUG, "MAC Address : %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+	PMD_INIT_LOG(DEBUG, "MAC Address : " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		     hw->perm_addr[0], hw->perm_addr[1], hw->perm_addr[2],
 		     hw->perm_addr[3], hw->perm_addr[4], hw->perm_addr[5]);
 
@@ -575,7 +575,7 @@  vmxnet3_write_mac(struct vmxnet3_hw *hw, const uint8_t *addr)
 	uint32_t val;
 
 	PMD_INIT_LOG(DEBUG,
-		     "Writing MAC Address : %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+		     "Writing MAC Address : " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		     addr[0], addr[1], addr[2],
 		     addr[3], addr[4], addr[5]);
 
diff --git a/examples/bbdev_app/main.c b/examples/bbdev_app/main.c
index 5251db0b16..eeb851e8e6 100644
--- a/examples/bbdev_app/main.c
+++ b/examples/bbdev_app/main.c
@@ -285,7 +285,7 @@  signal_handler(int signum)
 static void
 print_mac(unsigned int portid, struct rte_ether_addr *bbdev_ports_eth_address)
 {
-	printf("Port %u, MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+	printf("Port %u, MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 			(unsigned int) portid,
 			bbdev_ports_eth_address->addr_bytes[0],
 			bbdev_ports_eth_address->addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/ethtool/ethtool-app/ethapp.c b/examples/ethtool/ethtool-app/ethapp.c
index 36a1c374f4..5ff0060c08 100644
--- a/examples/ethtool/ethtool-app/ethapp.c
+++ b/examples/ethtool/ethtool-app/ethapp.c
@@ -498,7 +498,7 @@  pcmd_macaddr_callback(void *ptr_params,
 		stat = rte_ethtool_net_get_mac_addr(params->port, &mac_addr);
 		if (stat == 0) {
 			printf(
-				"Port %i MAC Address: %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+				"Port %i MAC Address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 				params->port,
 				mac_addr.addr_bytes[0],
 				mac_addr.addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/ioat/ioatfwd.c b/examples/ioat/ioatfwd.c
index 0c413180f8..6ac9ca429f 100644
--- a/examples/ioat/ioatfwd.c
+++ b/examples/ioat/ioatfwd.c
@@ -925,7 +925,7 @@  port_init(uint16_t portid, struct rte_mempool *mbuf_pool, uint16_t nb_queues)
 	rte_eth_promiscuous_enable(portid);
 	/* >8 End of RX port is set in promiscuous mode. */
 
-	printf("Port %u, MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+	printf("Port %u, MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 			portid,
 			ioat_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[0],
 			ioat_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/ip_pipeline/cli.c b/examples/ip_pipeline/cli.c
index ec4acf0aca..f4b208b256 100644
--- a/examples/ip_pipeline/cli.c
+++ b/examples/ip_pipeline/cli.c
@@ -272,7 +272,7 @@  print_link_info(struct link *link, char *out, size_t out_size)
 	snprintf(out, out_size,
 		"\n"
 		"%s: flags=<%s> mtu %u\n"
-		"\tether %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X rxqueues %u txqueues %u\n"
+		"\tether " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " rxqueues %u txqueues %u\n"
 		"\tport# %u  speed %s\n"
 		"\tRX packets %" PRIu64"  bytes %" PRIu64"\n"
 		"\tRX errors %" PRIu64"  missed %" PRIu64"  no-mbuf %" PRIu64"\n"
@@ -4776,7 +4776,7 @@  cmd_pipeline_table_rule_delete_default(char **tokens,
 static void
 ether_addr_show(FILE *f, struct rte_ether_addr *addr)
 {
-	fprintf(f, "%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x",
+	fprintf(f, RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		(uint32_t)addr->addr_bytes[0], (uint32_t)addr->addr_bytes[1],
 		(uint32_t)addr->addr_bytes[2], (uint32_t)addr->addr_bytes[3],
 		(uint32_t)addr->addr_bytes[4], (uint32_t)addr->addr_bytes[5]);
diff --git a/examples/l2fwd-crypto/main.c b/examples/l2fwd-crypto/main.c
index 5f539c458c..f128e64a4c 100644
--- a/examples/l2fwd-crypto/main.c
+++ b/examples/l2fwd-crypto/main.c
@@ -2701,7 +2701,7 @@  initialize_ports(struct l2fwd_crypto_options *options)
 			return -1;
 		}
 
-		printf("Port %u, MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+		printf("Port %u, MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 				portid,
 				l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[0],
 				l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/l2fwd-event/l2fwd_common.c b/examples/l2fwd-event/l2fwd_common.c
index b8c1e02d75..7f6a0cc5fb 100644
--- a/examples/l2fwd-event/l2fwd_common.c
+++ b/examples/l2fwd-event/l2fwd_common.c
@@ -108,7 +108,7 @@  l2fwd_event_init_ports(struct l2fwd_resources *rsrc)
 
 		rte_eth_promiscuous_enable(port_id);
 
-		printf("Port %u,MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+		printf("Port %u,MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 			port_id,
 			rsrc->eth_addr[port_id].addr_bytes[0],
 			rsrc->eth_addr[port_id].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/l2fwd-jobstats/main.c b/examples/l2fwd-jobstats/main.c
index bbb4a27a6d..640609543a 100644
--- a/examples/l2fwd-jobstats/main.c
+++ b/examples/l2fwd-jobstats/main.c
@@ -955,7 +955,7 @@  main(int argc, char **argv)
 
 		}
 
-		printf("Port %u, MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+		printf("Port %u, MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 				portid,
 				l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[0],
 				l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/l2fwd-keepalive/main.c b/examples/l2fwd-keepalive/main.c
index 4e1a17cfe4..bc160c64e8 100644
--- a/examples/l2fwd-keepalive/main.c
+++ b/examples/l2fwd-keepalive/main.c
@@ -730,7 +730,7 @@  main(int argc, char **argv)
 				 rte_strerror(-ret), portid);
 
 		printf("Port %u, MAC address: "
-			"%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+			RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 			portid,
 			l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[0],
 			l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/l2fwd/main.c b/examples/l2fwd/main.c
index 911e40c66e..272d817bd4 100644
--- a/examples/l2fwd/main.c
+++ b/examples/l2fwd/main.c
@@ -879,7 +879,7 @@  main(int argc, char **argv)
 				 "rte_eth_promiscuous_enable:err=%s, port=%u\n",
 				 rte_strerror(-ret), portid);
 
-		printf("Port %u, MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+		printf("Port %u, MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 				portid,
 				l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[0],
 				l2fwd_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/link_status_interrupt/main.c b/examples/link_status_interrupt/main.c
index 7470aa539a..467f3397c1 100644
--- a/examples/link_status_interrupt/main.c
+++ b/examples/link_status_interrupt/main.c
@@ -725,7 +725,7 @@  main(int argc, char **argv)
 				"rte_eth_promiscuous_enable: err=%s, port=%u\n",
 				rte_strerror(-ret), portid);
 
-		printf("Port %u, MAC address: %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X\n\n",
+		printf("Port %u, MAC address: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n\n",
 				(unsigned) portid,
 				lsi_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[0],
 				lsi_ports_eth_addr[portid].addr_bytes[1],
diff --git a/examples/pipeline/cli.c b/examples/pipeline/cli.c
index 1e2dd9d704..5ee9567bb0 100644
--- a/examples/pipeline/cli.c
+++ b/examples/pipeline/cli.c
@@ -376,7 +376,7 @@  print_link_info(struct link *link, char *out, size_t out_size)
 	snprintf(out, out_size,
 		"\n"
 		"%s: flags=<%s> mtu %u\n"
-		"\tether %02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X rxqueues %u txqueues %u\n"
+		"\tether " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " rxqueues %u txqueues %u\n"
 		"\tport# %u  speed %s\n"
 		"\tRX packets %" PRIu64"  bytes %" PRIu64"\n"
 		"\tRX errors %" PRIu64"  missed %" PRIu64"  no-mbuf %" PRIu64"\n"
diff --git a/examples/server_node_efd/server/main.c b/examples/server_node_efd/server/main.c
index 7d07131dbf..81a942560b 100644
--- a/examples/server_node_efd/server/main.c
+++ b/examples/server_node_efd/server/main.c
@@ -84,7 +84,7 @@  get_printable_mac_addr(uint16_t port)
 		}
 
 		snprintf(addresses[port], sizeof(addresses[port]),
-				"%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+				RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 				mac.addr_bytes[0], mac.addr_bytes[1],
 				mac.addr_bytes[2], mac.addr_bytes[3],
 				mac.addr_bytes[4], mac.addr_bytes[5]);
diff --git a/examples/vhost/main.c b/examples/vhost/main.c
index bc3d71c898..a27bc957d0 100644
--- a/examples/vhost/main.c
+++ b/examples/vhost/main.c
@@ -778,7 +778,7 @@  link_vmdq(struct vhost_dev *vdev, struct rte_mbuf *m)
 
 	/* Print out VMDQ registration info. */
 	RTE_LOG(INFO, VHOST_DATA,
-		"(%d) mac %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x and vlan %d registered\n",
+		"(%d) mac " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT " and vlan %d registered\n",
 		vdev->vid,
 		vdev->mac_address.addr_bytes[0], vdev->mac_address.addr_bytes[1],
 		vdev->mac_address.addr_bytes[2], vdev->mac_address.addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/examples/vmdq/main.c b/examples/vmdq/main.c
index d3bc19f78e..4b646b9263 100644
--- a/examples/vmdq/main.c
+++ b/examples/vmdq/main.c
@@ -334,7 +334,7 @@  port_init(uint16_t port, struct rte_mempool *mbuf_pool)
 		mac = pool_addr_template;
 		mac.addr_bytes[4] = port;
 		mac.addr_bytes[5] = q;
-		printf("Port %u vmdq pool %u set mac %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+		printf("Port %u vmdq pool %u set mac " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 			port, q,
 			mac.addr_bytes[0], mac.addr_bytes[1],
 			mac.addr_bytes[2], mac.addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/examples/vmdq_dcb/main.c b/examples/vmdq_dcb/main.c
index 685a03bdd1..f6532387f1 100644
--- a/examples/vmdq_dcb/main.c
+++ b/examples/vmdq_dcb/main.c
@@ -359,7 +359,7 @@  port_init(uint16_t port, struct rte_mempool *mbuf_pool)
 		mac = pool_addr_template;
 		mac.addr_bytes[4] = port;
 		mac.addr_bytes[5] = q;
-		printf("Port %u vmdq pool %u set mac %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+		printf("Port %u vmdq pool %u set mac " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 			port, q,
 			mac.addr_bytes[0], mac.addr_bytes[1],
 			mac.addr_bytes[2], mac.addr_bytes[3],
diff --git a/lib/net/rte_ether.c b/lib/net/rte_ether.c
index 34605838b5..9603a52d66 100644
--- a/lib/net/rte_ether.c
+++ b/lib/net/rte_ether.c
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@  void
 rte_ether_format_addr(char *buf, uint16_t size,
 		      const struct rte_ether_addr *eth_addr)
 {
-	snprintf(buf, size, "%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X",
+	snprintf(buf, size, RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT,
 		 eth_addr->addr_bytes[0],
 		 eth_addr->addr_bytes[1],
 		 eth_addr->addr_bytes[2],
diff --git a/lib/net/rte_ether.h b/lib/net/rte_ether.h
index 7ee5e9a292..8d126d4c81 100644
--- a/lib/net/rte_ether.h
+++ b/lib/net/rte_ether.h
@@ -221,6 +221,11 @@  rte_ether_addr_copy(const struct rte_ether_addr *__restrict ea_from,
 	*ea_to = *ea_from;
 }
 
+/**
+ * Macro to print six-bytes of MAC address in hex format
+ */
+#define RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT     "%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X:%02X"
+
 #define RTE_ETHER_ADDR_FMT_SIZE         18
 /**
  * Format 48bits Ethernet address in pattern xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx.
diff --git a/lib/vhost/vhost_user.c b/lib/vhost/vhost_user.c
index 29a4c9af60..7b9f26b656 100644
--- a/lib/vhost/vhost_user.c
+++ b/lib/vhost/vhost_user.c
@@ -2327,7 +2327,7 @@  vhost_user_send_rarp(struct virtio_net **pdev, struct VhostUserMsg *msg,
 		return RTE_VHOST_MSG_RESULT_ERR;
 
 	VHOST_LOG_CONFIG(DEBUG,
-		":: mac: %02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x:%02x\n",
+		":: mac: " RTE_ETHER_ADDR_PRT_FMT "\n",
 		mac[0], mac[1], mac[2], mac[3], mac[4], mac[5]);
 	memcpy(dev->mac.addr_bytes, mac, 6);