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[4/4] doc: update ice PMD and 21.05 release notes

Message ID 20210303215929.5616-5-pallavi.kadam@intel.com (mailing list archive)
State Superseded
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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Series Support ice PMD on Windows | expand

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Commit Message

Pallavi Kadam March 3, 2021, 9:59 p.m. UTC
Add documentation to support ice PMD on Windows.
Update the release notes and features list for the same.

Signed-off-by: Pallavi Kadam <pallavi.kadam@intel.com>
Reviewed-by: Ranjit Menon <ranjit.menon@intel.com>
---
 doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini       |  1 +
 doc/guides/nics/ice.rst                | 16 ++++++++++++++--
 doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst |  4 ++++
 3 files changed, 19 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

Comments

Dmitry Kozlyuk March 3, 2021, 11:13 p.m. UTC | #1
2021-03-03 13:59, Pallavi Kadam:
> Add documentation to support ice PMD on Windows.
> Update the release notes and features list for the same.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Pallavi Kadam <pallavi.kadam@intel.com>
> Reviewed-by: Ranjit Menon <ranjit.menon@intel.com>
> ---
>  doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini       |  1 +
>  doc/guides/nics/ice.rst                | 16 ++++++++++++++--
>  doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst |  4 ++++
>  3 files changed, 19 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

It is preferred to update docs in single commit with code.
Pallavi Kadam March 5, 2021, 12:25 a.m. UTC | #2
On 3/3/2021 3:13 PM, Dmitry Kozlyuk wrote:
> 2021-03-03 13:59, Pallavi Kadam:
>> Add documentation to support ice PMD on Windows.
>> Update the release notes and features list for the same.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Pallavi Kadam <pallavi.kadam@intel.com>
>> Reviewed-by: Ranjit Menon <ranjit.menon@intel.com>
>> ---
>>   doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini       |  1 +
>>   doc/guides/nics/ice.rst                | 16 ++++++++++++++--
>>   doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst |  4 ++++
>>   3 files changed, 19 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> It is preferred to update docs in single commit with code.
Thanks, Dmitry. Ok, will include the doc changes in the same patch where 
the ice PMD code is enabled.
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diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini b/doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini
index e30a7d2e5..2b93872b1 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/features/ice.ini
@@ -40,5 +40,6 @@  Module EEPROM dump   = Y
 Multiprocess aware   = Y
 FreeBSD              = Y
 Linux                = Y
+Windows              = Y
 x86-32               = Y
 x86-64               = Y
diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/ice.rst b/doc/guides/nics/ice.rst
index ccda26f82..d9d4da505 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/ice.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/ice.rst
@@ -8,8 +8,8 @@  The ice PMD (**librte_net_ice**) provides poll mode driver support for
 10/25/50/100 Gbps Intel® Ethernet 800 Series Network Adapters based on
 the Intel Ethernet Controller E810 and Intel Ethernet Connection E822/E823.
 
-Prerequisites
--------------
+Linux Prerequisites
+-------------------
 
 - Follow the DPDK :ref:`Getting Started Guide for Linux <linux_gsg>` to setup the basic DPDK environment.
 
@@ -25,6 +25,18 @@  Prerequisites
 - To understand DDP for COMMs usage with DPDK, please review `Intel® Ethernet 800 Series Telecommunication (Comms)
   Dynamic Device Personalization (DDP) Package <https://cdrdv2.intel.com/v1/dl/getContent/618651>`_.
 
+Windows Prerequisites
+---------------------
+
+- Follow the DPDK `Getting Started Guide for Windows <https://doc.dpdk.org/guides/windows_gsg/index.html>`_ to setup the basic DPDK environment.
+
+- Identify the Intel® Ethernet adapter and get the latest NVM/FW version.
+
+- To access any Intel® Ethernet hardware, load the NetUIO driver in place of existing built-in (inbox) driver.
+
+- To load NetUIO driver, follow the steps mentioned in `dpdk-kmods repository
+  <https://git.dpdk.org/dpdk-kmods/tree/windows/netuio/README.rst>`_.
+
 
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diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst
index 5aa9ed7db..e28d9a6c8 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_21_05.rst
@@ -55,6 +55,10 @@  New Features
      Also, make sure to start the actual text at the margin.
      =======================================================
 
+* **Updated Intel ice driver.**
+
+  * Added Intel ice support on Windows.
+
 
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