[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: update release notes for mlx5 driver
shahafs at mellanox.com
Mon Oct 16 07:23:29 CEST 2017
Signed-off-by: Shahaf Shuler <shahafs at mellanox.com>
doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_11.rst | 13 +++++++++++++
1 file changed, 13 insertions(+)
diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_11.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_11.rst
index 8db35f5e4..036b0af25 100644
@@ -165,6 +165,19 @@ New Features
checksums, and doesn't update checksums for output packets.
Additionally, the GSO library doesn't process IP fragmented packets.
+* **Updated mlx5 driver.**
+ Updated the mlx5 driver including the following changes:
+ * Enabled PMD to run on top of upstream linux kernel and rdma-core libs.
+ By that removed the dependency on specific Mellanox OFED libraries.
+ * Improved PMD latency performance.
+ * Improved PMD memory footprint.
+ * Supported vectorized Rx/Tx burst for ARMv8.
+ * Supported secondary process.
+ * Supported flow counters.
+ * Supported Rx hardware timestamp offload.
+ * Supported device removal event.
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