On Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:32:28 +0000
 Anatoly Burakov <anatoly.bura...@intel.com> wrote:
Due to coming changes outlined in memory hotplug RFC, there will
be several API/ABI changes.

Signed-off-by: Anatoly Burakov <anatoly.bura...@intel.com>

   Patch outlining future changes:
v2: added rte_mem_config and rte_memzone changes to the announcement

doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 9 +++++++++
1 file changed, 9 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index 13e8543..93cbeea 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -8,6 +8,15 @@ API and ABI deprecation notices are to be posted here.
Deprecation Notices

+* eal: due to internal data layoyut reorganization, there will be changes to + several structures and functions as a result of coming changes to support
+  memory hotplug in v18.05.
+ ``rte_eal_get_physmem_layout`` will be deprecated and removed in subsequent
+  releases.
+ ``rte_mem_config`` contents will change due to switch to memseg lists. + ``rte_memzone`` member ``memseg_id`` will no longer serve any useful purpose
+  and will be removed.
* eal: several API and ABI changes are planned for ``rte_devargs`` in v18.02. The format of device command line parameters will change. The bus will need to be explicitly stated in the device declaration. The enum ``rte_devtype``

Acked-by: Jonas Pfefferle <peppe...@japf.ch>

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