[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v9 8/8] doc: update doc for packet capture framework
reshma.pattan at intel.com
Wed Jun 15 07:44:48 CEST 2016
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thomas Monjalon [mailto:thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 14, 2016 9:41 PM
> To: Pattan, Reshma <reshma.pattan at intel.com>
> Cc: dev at dpdk.org; Mcnamara, John <john.mcnamara at intel.com>
> Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v9 8/8] doc: update doc for packet capture
> When commenting previous patches, I missed these docs.
> Please move them in the appropriate patches.
> > +Use Case: Packet Capturing
> > +--------------------------
> > +
> > +The DPDK ``app/pdump`` tool is developed based on this library to capture
> packets in DPDK.
> > +Users can use this as an example to develop their own packet capturing
> Is it an example or a debugging tool?
It is a debugging tool.
> If it is an example, it should be in the examples/ directory.
> > ABI Changes
> > -----------
> > @@ -146,6 +156,9 @@ ABI Changes
> > * The ``rte_port_source_params`` structure has new fields to support PCAP
> > It was already in release 16.04 with ``RTE_NEXT_ABI`` flag.
> > +* The ``rte_eth_dev_info`` structure has new fields ``nb_rx_queues`` and
> > + to support number of queues configured by software.
> There was no deprecation notice in 16.04 for this ABI change.
Deprecation notice and relevant planed changes were sent as RFC during the start of 16.07 , please find the below is the link for the same.
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