[dpdk-announce] DPDK 1.6.0r2 released

Thomas Monjalon thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com
Fri May 2 00:30:22 CEST 2014

The new release can be downloaded here:

	- fixes for:
		* various build errors
		* initialization with NUMA
		* rbx register corruption
		* offload flags were lost when cloning packets
		* igb/ixgbe ports locked and skipped
		* ixgbe port failed to initialize due to wrong timer
		* vmxnet3 and virtio failed to initialize
	- enhancements:
		* core mask is checked
		* devargs handles PCI and virtual devices arguments
		* vdev replaces nonpci registration
		* no dynamic library loading forced in current directory
		* dump commands in testpmd
		* flow director support for X540
		* vmxnet3 and virtio libraries suffixed with _uio
		* igb_uio_bind.py renamed pci_unbind.py
		* RPM recipe

Next release will be 1.7.0.
New features, design changes and big reworks must be sent in the next 2 weeks 
to have a chance to be accepted in 1.7.

Thank you to everyone,

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