[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/2] ethdev: introduce Tx queue offloads API

Shahaf Shuler shahafs at mellanox.com
Mon Sep 11 10:46:50 CEST 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017 11:06 AM, Jerin Jacob:
> >
> > I don't understand.
> > From the exact link above, you explicitly say that *you* will move this flags
> once the series is integrated. Quoting:
> >
> > "
> > > Please Jerin, could you work on moving these settings in a new API?
> >
> > Sure. Once the generic code is in place. We are committed to fix the
> > PMDs by 18.02.
> Yes. I will take care of the PMD(nicvf) side of the changes. Not in ethdev or
> mempool. Meaning, you need to decide how you are going to expose the
> equivalent of these flags and enable the generic code for those flags in
> ethdev or mempool. The drivers side of changes I can take care.

How about doing it a PMD option? 
Seems like nicvf is the only PMD which care about them.

If there will be more PMDs later, we can think about which API is needed.  

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