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[v3] doc: update sample actions support in mlx5 guide

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Delegated to: Raslan Darawsheh
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Jiawei(Jonny) Wang March 16, 2021, 3:18 p.m. UTC
Updates the documentation for supported sample actions in the NIC Rx
and E-Switch steering flow.

Signed-off-by: Jiawei Wang <jiaweiw@nvidia.com>
Acked-by: Viacheslav Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@nvidia.com>
---
v3:
* Update the description.

v2:
* Update the description.

---
 doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst | 14 +++++++++++---
 1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

Comments

Raslan Darawsheh March 17, 2021, 4:15 p.m. UTC | #1
Hi,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jiawei Wang <jiaweiw@nvidia.com>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 5:18 PM
> To: Slava Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@nvidia.com>; Matan Azrad
> <matan@nvidia.com>; Ori Kam <orika@nvidia.com>; NBU-Contact-Thomas
> Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
> Cc: dev@dpdk.org; Raslan Darawsheh <rasland@nvidia.com>
> Subject: [PATCH v3] doc: update sample actions support in mlx5 guide
> 
> Updates the documentation for supported sample actions in the NIC Rx
> and E-Switch steering flow.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Jiawei Wang <jiaweiw@nvidia.com>
> Acked-by: Viacheslav Ovsiienko <viacheslavo@nvidia.com>
> ---
> v3:
> * Update the description.
> 
> v2:
> * Update the description.
> 
> ---

Patch applied to next-net-mlx,

Kindest regards,
Raslan Darawsheh
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diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
index 7c50497..a2cfc51 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
@@ -367,9 +367,17 @@  Limitations
 
 - Sample flow:
 
-  - Supports ``RTE_FLOW_ACTION_TYPE_SAMPLE`` action only within NIC Rx and E-Switch steering domain.
-  - The E-Switch Sample flow must have the eswitch_manager VPORT destination (PF or ECPF) and no additional actions.
-  - For ConnectX-5, the ``RTE_FLOW_ACTION_TYPE_SAMPLE`` is typically used as first action in the E-Switch egress flow if with header modify or encapsulation actions.
+  - Supports ``RTE_FLOW_ACTION_TYPE_SAMPLE`` action only within NIC Rx and
+    E-Switch steering domain.
+  - For E-Switch Sampling flow with sample ratio > 1, additional actions are not
+    supported in the sample actions list.
+  - For ConnectX-5, the ``RTE_FLOW_ACTION_TYPE_SAMPLE`` is typically used as
+    first action in the E-Switch egress flow if with header modify or
+    encapsulation actions.
+  - For NIC Rx flow, supports ``MARK``, ``COUNT``, ``QUEUE``, ``RSS`` in the
+    sample actions list.
+  - For E-Switch mirroring flow, supports ``RAW ENCAP``, ``Port ID`` in the
+    sample actions list.
 
 - Modify Field flow: