[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] ethdev: add siblings iterator

Thomas Monjalon thomas at monjalon.net
Tue Dec 11 19:19:52 CET 2018

11/12/2018 17:31, Ferruh Yigit:
> On 11/30/2018 12:27 AM, Thomas Monjalon wrote:
> > If multiple ports share the same hardware device (rte_device),
> > they are siblings and can be found thanks to the new function
> > and loop macro.
> > 
> > The ownership is not checked because siblings may have
> > different owners.
> Looks good on its own, but I think now we require an implementation of any new
> API, so it can be good to have:
> - a sample implementation of this new API and the macro
> - an unit test for the API and the macro

Yes sure.
I should have added "RFC" in the title.
v2 will have some usage of this API.
About the unit test, I'm really not sure whether we should test the ehtdev
API in test/test/ or just inside testpmd. We used to implement ethdev tests
only in testpmd. Opinions?

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