> > This is an API/ABI change notice for DPDK 17.11 announcing the redefinition
> > of
> > port_id. port_id is currently defined as uint8_t, which is limited to the
> > range 0 to
> > 255. A larger range is required for vdev scalability.
> > It is necessary for a redefinition of port_id to extend it from 1 bytes to
> > 2 bytes. All ethdev APIs and usages related to port_id will be changed at
> > the
> > same time.
> > cc: jianfeng....@intel.com
> > cc: y...@fridaylinux.org
> > cc: jerin.ja...@caviumnetworks.com
> > cc: tho...@monjalon.net
> > cc: remy.hor...@intel.com
> > Signed-off-by: Zhiyong Yang <zhiyong.y...@intel.com>
> > Acked-by: Jianfeng Tan <jianfeng....@intel.com>
> > Acked-by: Yuanhan Liu <y...@fridaylinux.org>
> > Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerin.ja...@caviumnetworks.com>
> > Acked-by: Remy Horton <remy.hor...@intel.com>
> This ack in v2 is added in v3. Thanks, Shahaf.
> Acked-by: Shahaf Shuler <shah...@mellanox.com>