[dpdk-dev] doc: ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library

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De Lara Guarch, Pablo Oct. 13, 2016, 7:35 p.m.
ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library, due to
the fact that some assembly code in the underlying libsso
library is not relocatable.
This will be fixed in the future, but for the moment,
it is added as a limitation of the PMD.

Signed-off-by: Pablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>
---
 doc/guides/cryptodevs/zuc.rst | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

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De Lara Guarch, Pablo Oct. 13, 2016, 7:45 p.m. | #1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: De Lara Guarch, Pablo
> Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 12:35 PM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: De Lara Guarch, Pablo
> Subject: [PATCH] doc: ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library
> 
> ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library, due to
> the fact that some assembly code in the underlying libsso
> library is not relocatable.
> This will be fixed in the future, but for the moment,
> it is added as a limitation of the PMD.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Pablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>

Applied to dpdk-next-crypto.

Pablo
Deepak Kumar JAIN Oct. 14, 2016, 6:51 a.m. | #2
> -----Original Message-----
> From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Pablo de Lara
> Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:35 PM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: De Lara Guarch, Pablo <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>
> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared
> library
> 
> ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library, due to the fact that some
> assembly code in the underlying libsso library is not relocatable.
> This will be fixed in the future, but for the moment, it is added as a limitation
> of the PMD.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Pablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>
> ---
>  doc/guides/cryptodevs/zuc.rst | 3 +++
>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)
> 
> 
>  Installation
>  ------------
> --
> 2.7.4
Acked-by: Deepak Kumar Jain <deepak.k.jain@intel.com>
Mcnamara, John Nov. 3, 2016, 12:48 p.m. | #3
> -----Original Message-----
> From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Pablo de Lara
> Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:35 PM
> To: dev@dpdk.org
> Cc: De Lara Guarch, Pablo <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>
> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared
> library
> 
> ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library, due to the fact that some
> assembly code in the underlying libsso library is not relocatable.
> This will be fixed in the future, but for the moment, it is added as a
> limitation of the PMD.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Pablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>

Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>

Patch

diff --git a/doc/guides/cryptodevs/zuc.rst b/doc/guides/cryptodevs/zuc.rst
index 7267120..38d5068 100644
--- a/doc/guides/cryptodevs/zuc.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/cryptodevs/zuc.rst
@@ -53,6 +53,9 @@  Limitations
 * Chained mbufs are not supported.
 * ZUC (EIA3) supported only if hash offset field is byte-aligned.
 * ZUC (EEA3) supported only if cipher length, cipher offset fields are byte-aligned.
+* ZUC PMD cannot be built as a shared library, due to limitations in
+  in the underlying library.
+
 
 Installation
 ------------