[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1] net/vdev_netvsc: fix creating short name devices
ferruh.yigit at intel.com
Tue Apr 24 14:56:45 CEST 2018
On 4/10/2018 8:20 AM, Ophir Munk wrote:
> Prior to this commit the vdev_netvsc PMD was creating tap and failsafe
> devices with long names, such as "net_tap_net_vdev_netvsc0" or
> Long names containing more than 32 characters may be rejected by some
> APIs (e.g. membuf pool creation).
> This commits fixes this issue by creating tap and failsafe devices
> with short names such as "tap_net_vsc0" or "net_failsafe_vsc0".
> Fixes: e7dc5d7becc5 ("net/vdev_netvsc: implement core functionality")
> Cc: stable at dpdk.org
> Signed-off-by: Ophir Munk <ophirmu at mellanox.com>
Applied to dpdk-next-net/master, thanks.
(used suggested commit title/log )
net/vdev_netvsc: shorten devices names
Prior to this commit the vdev_netvsc PMD was creating tap and failsafe
devices with long names, such as "net_tap_net_vdev_netvsc0" or
This commits creates tap and failsafe devices with short names such as
"net_tap_netvsc0" or "net_failsafe_netvsc0".
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