[dpdk-dev] Newbie question: compiling virtio-net-pmd v1.2 fails with dpdk 1.7 on a VM
tapio.tallgren at gmail.com
Thu Nov 20 13:37:27 CET 2014
On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 1:33 PM, Thomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com>
> 2014-11-20 06:17, Neil Horman:
> > On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 09:14:35AM +0200, Tapio Tallgren wrote:
> > > Looks like a version conflict? Dpdk 1.7 should support virtio-pmd so
> > > am I doing wrong?
> > Nothing, its a bug. DPDK changed the API here with commit
> > 9aaccf1abdb2894ec23870e1d2199a657f85850e but it never got changed in the
> > virtio_user pmd. You need to modify the pmd like the other call sites
> have been
> > in the above commit.
> > This is why those external pmds need to be merged into the dpdk tree.
> Yes, exactly.
> We'll see during 2.0 cycle how to merge them. The ideal plan is to keep
> 1 implementation.
> In the meantime, patches are welcome.
This looks like a purely cosmetic change? So, if the code compiles, then it
will also run correctly?
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