[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 1/1] net/mlx4: fix build on PPC64

David Christensen drc at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Thu Aug 29 19:06:08 CEST 2019

>>> error: incompatible types when initializing type
>>> '__vector _bool int' {aka '_vector(4) __bool int'} using type 'int'
>>> If __APPLE_ALTIVEC__ is defined, then bool type is redefined
>>> and conflicts with stdbool.h.
>>> There is no good solution to fix it for the whole project without
>>> breaking something else, so a workaround is inserted in mlx5 PMD.
>>> This workaround is not compatible with C++ but there is no C++ in DPDK.
>>> Related to:
>>> https://git.dpdk.org/dpdk/commit/?id=725f5dd0bfb50192a2d2341d4cc69084c2c4e03d
>>> Change-Id: Iceb058c07086def4176c5ab199ca4dd5018d0340
>>> Signed-off-by: Christian Ehrhardt <christian.ehrhardt at canonical.com>
>> Tested-by: David Christensen <drc at linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> Thanks David, ping for considering inclusion into 19.11 ?

Yes please.  I had the same patch ready to submit but you beat me to the 


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