[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 00/38] Remove struct eth_driver

Jan Blunck jblunck at infradead.org
Sat Mar 25 11:50:54 CET 2017

On Thu, Mar 23, 2017 at 4:34 PM, Stephen Hemminger
<stephen at networkplumber.org> wrote:
> On Mon,  6 Mar 2017 10:59:52 +0100
> Jan Blunck <jblunck at infradead.org> wrote:
>> This series is removing the PCI specific struct eth_driver from rte_ether. The
>> PCI drivers are changed to use the newly introduced header-only helpers
>> instead. Although the virtual drivers did not make use of the ethdev's driver
>> field they are converted to use the VDEV specific allocation helpers. The
>> motivation for this change is to properly embed a reference to the generic
>> rte_device in the ethdev.
>> The series is based on:
>> * http://dpdk.org/dev/patchwork/patch/20416/
>> * http://dpdk.org/dev/patchwork/patch/20417/
>> * my "Rework vdev probing to use rte_bus infrastructure" series
>> * http://dpdk.org/dev/patchwork/patch/21058/
>> If requested I can push a tree with all dependent patches.
> Could you put a tree with the patches up on github?


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