[dpdk-announce] DPDK 1.7.0 released

Thomas Monjalon thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com
Sat Jul 5 00:36:53 CEST 2014

A new DPDK release can be downloaded here:

Changelog (main changes since 1.6.0r2)
	- fixes for:
		* PMD as shared libraries
		* MAC addresses with ixgbevf
		* mbuf corruption with pcap
		* race conditions in timers
		* build errors
	- enhancements:
		* better default NUMA allocation
		* EAL PCI cleanup
		* VFIO
		* flow control configuration
		* MTU configuration
		* RSS configuration
		* more hardware filters
		* more counters
		* vectorized LPM
		* vectorized ixgbe
		* link, queue and rate management with ixgbe
		* multiple queues with virtio-uio
		* e1000/ixgbe base drivers upgrade
		* i40e
		* new testpmd engines
		* IP fragmentation / reassembly
		* link bonding library
		* ACL library
		* packet distributor library
		* packet framework library
		* factorized configurations
		* rte_malloc optimizations
		* rte_snprintf deprecated

Statistics for this release cycle:
	829 files changed, 112805 insertions(+), 14208 deletions(-)
	34 authors (from 6WIND, Intel and many others)
Thank you to everyone!

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