[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 5/6] xen: dont create dependency on cmdline library

Thomas Monjalon thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com
Mon Mar 24 22:01:05 CET 2014

07/03/2014 10:13, Stephen Hemminger:
> The driver should not introduce an unnecessary dependency on the cmdline
> code. We don't build that code since it is not used in our product.

Your product is not the concern but I agree this dependency is unnecessary.
I'd just remove the comment about your product.

> +/* defined in <netinet/ether.h> but that has conflicts with rte_ethdev.h */
> +extern struct ether_addr *ether_aton(const char *);

It seems we should fix this conflict first.
I think the problem is about libc redefinitions in rte_ether.h.
Patches are welcome.


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