[dpdk-dev] doc: announce ABI change for ethtool app enhance

Message ID 1475983002-72869-1-git-send-email-qiming.yang@intel.com
State Accepted, archived
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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Yang, Qiming Oct. 9, 2016, 3:16 a.m.
This patch adds a notice that the ABI change for ethtool app to
get the NIC firmware version in the 17.02 release.

Signed-off-by: Qiming Yang <qiming.yang@intel.com>
---
 doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

Comments

Wu, Jingjing Oct. 24, 2016, 9:23 a.m. | #1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Qiming Yang
> Sent: Sunday, October 9, 2016 11:17 AM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: Yang, Qiming <qiming.yang@intel.com>
> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: announce ABI change for ethtool app enhance
> 
> This patch adds a notice that the ABI change for ethtool app to
> get the NIC firmware version in the 17.02 release.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Qiming Yang <qiming.yang@intel.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 845d2aa..60bd7ed 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> @@ -62,3 +62,7 @@ Deprecation Notices
>  * API will change for ``rte_port_source_params`` and ``rte_port_sink_params``
>    structures. The member ``file_name`` data type will be changed from
>    ``char *`` to ``const char *``. This change targets release 16.11.
> +
> +* In 17.02 ABI change is planned: the ``rte_eth_dev_info`` structure
> +  will be extended with a new member ``fw_version`` in order to store
> +  the NIC firmware version.
> --
> 2.7.4

Acked-by: Jingjing Wu <jingjing.wu@intel.com>
Beilei Xing Oct. 25, 2016, 2:53 a.m. | #2
> -----Original Message-----
> From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Qiming Yang
> Sent: Sunday, October 9, 2016 11:17 AM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: Yang, Qiming <qiming.yang@intel.com>
> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: announce ABI change for ethtool app
> enhance
> 
> This patch adds a notice that the ABI change for ethtool app to get the NIC
> firmware version in the 17.02 release.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Qiming Yang <qiming.yang@intel.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 845d2aa..60bd7ed 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> @@ -62,3 +62,7 @@ Deprecation Notices
>  * API will change for ``rte_port_source_params`` and
> ``rte_port_sink_params``
>    structures. The member ``file_name`` data type will be changed from
>    ``char *`` to ``const char *``. This change targets release 16.11.
> +
> +* In 17.02 ABI change is planned: the ``rte_eth_dev_info`` structure
> +  will be extended with a new member ``fw_version`` in order to store
> +  the NIC firmware version.
> --
> 2.7.4

Acked-by: Beilei Xing<beilei.xing@intel.com>
Helin Zhang Nov. 11, 2016, 1:26 a.m. | #3
> -----Original Message-----
> From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Qiming Yang
> Sent: Sunday, October 9, 2016 11:17 AM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: Yang, Qiming
> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: announce ABI change for ethtool app
> enhance
> 
> This patch adds a notice that the ABI change for ethtool app to get the NIC
> firmware version in the 17.02 release.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Qiming Yang <qiming.yang@intel.com>
Acked-by: Helin Zhang <helin.zhang@intel.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 845d2aa..60bd7ed 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> @@ -62,3 +62,7 @@ Deprecation Notices
>  * API will change for ``rte_port_source_params`` and
> ``rte_port_sink_params``
>    structures. The member ``file_name`` data type will be changed from
>    ``char *`` to ``const char *``. This change targets release 16.11.
> +
> +* In 17.02 ABI change is planned: the ``rte_eth_dev_info`` structure
> +  will be extended with a new member ``fw_version`` in order to store
> +  the NIC firmware version.
> --
> 2.7.4
Thomas Monjalon Nov. 13, 2016, 1:57 p.m. | #4
> > This patch adds a notice that the ABI change for ethtool app to get the NIC
> > firmware version in the 17.02 release.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Qiming Yang <qiming.yang@intel.com>
Acked-by: Jingjing Wu <jingjing.wu@intel.com>
Acked-by: Beilei Xing <beilei.xing@intel.com>
> Acked-by: Helin Zhang <helin.zhang@intel.com>

Patch

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index 845d2aa..60bd7ed 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -62,3 +62,7 @@  Deprecation Notices
 * API will change for ``rte_port_source_params`` and ``rte_port_sink_params``
   structures. The member ``file_name`` data type will be changed from
   ``char *`` to ``const char *``. This change targets release 16.11.
+
+* In 17.02 ABI change is planned: the ``rte_eth_dev_info`` structure
+  will be extended with a new member ``fw_version`` in order to store
+  the NIC firmware version.