[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2] doc: announce malloc virt2phys symbol removal

David Marchand david.marchand at redhat.com
Thu Aug 8 11:32:06 CEST 2019

This symbol has been deprecated for quite some time.
Let's drop it as soon as possible.

Signed-off-by: David Marchand <david.marchand at redhat.com>
Acked-by: Anatoly Burakov <anatoly.burakov at intel.com>
Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerinj at marvell.com>
Acked-by: Andrew Rybchenko <arybchenko at solarflare.com>
Acked-by: Konstantin Ananyev <konstantin.ananyev at intel.com>
Changelog since v1:
- added acks,
- removed mention of 19.11 as the target release,

 doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index ee15ab6..b1aa6a8 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -41,6 +41,9 @@ Deprecation Notices
 * eal: The ``rte_cpu_check_supported`` function has been deprecated since
   v17.08 and will be removed.
+* eal: The ``rte_malloc_virt2phy`` function has been deprecated and replaced
+  by ``rte_malloc_virt2iova`` since v17.11 and will be removed.
 * vfio: removal of ``rte_vfio_dma_map`` and ``rte_vfio_dma_unmap`` APIs which
   have been replaced with ``rte_dev_dma_map`` and ``rte_dev_dma_unmap``
   functions.  The due date for the removal targets DPDK 20.02.

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