On Wed, 2018-02-14 at 14:32 +0200, Shahaf Shuler wrote:
> This is following the RFC being discussed and targets 18.05
> Cc: declan.dohe...@intel.com
> Cc: mohammad.abdul.a...@intel.com
> Cc: ferruh.yi...@intel.com
> Cc: remy.hor...@intel.com
> Signed-off-by: Shahaf Shuler <shah...@mellanox.com>
> doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 6 ++++++
> 1 file changed, 6 insertions(+)
> diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> index d59ad5988..f6151de63 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> @@ -59,3 +59,9 @@ Deprecation Notices
> be added between the producer and consumer structures. The size of
> structure and the offset of the fields will remain the same on
> platforms with 64B cache line, but will change on other platforms.
> +* ethdev: A work is being planned for 18.05 to expose VF port
> + as a mean to perform control and data path operation on the
> different VFs.
> + As VF representor is an ethdev port, new fields are needed in
> order to map
> + between the VF representor and the VF or the parent PF. Those new
> + are to be included in ``rte_eth_dev_info`` struct.
Acked-by: Luca Boccassi <luca.bocca...@intl.att.com>
Acked-by: Alex Zelezniak <al...@att.com>
Acking on behalf of my colleague Alex as well, who replied privately.