[dpdk-dev] BUG - KNI broken in 4.2 kernel
stephen at networkplumber.org
Thu Aug 27 19:45:43 CEST 2015
On Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:56:16 +0000
"Zhang, Helin" <helin.zhang at intel.com> wrote:
> Based on my experience, only one or two users asked for ethtool support, then we have it. Before that time, we don’t have KNI ethtool support.
> I did not mean who uses KNI does not care about it, I mean for those users who don’t use KNI, they shouldn’t be bothered by the KNI compilation issues. That’s why I was thinking if we can disable it by default, but not remove it.
Can KNI instead use DPDK hooks to provide generic ethtool semantics.
That way it would work with all hardware.
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