[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: update release notes for timer library changes

Erik Gabriel Carrillo erik.g.carrillo at intel.com
Mon May 6 23:29:56 CEST 2019

Signed-off-by: Erik Gabriel Carrillo <erik.g.carrillo at intel.com>
 doc/guides/rel_notes/release_19_05.rst | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_19_05.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_19_05.rst
index 5044ac7..f4457ac 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_19_05.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_19_05.rst
@@ -266,6 +266,11 @@ API Changes
 * power: ``rte_power_set_env`` and ``rte_power_unset_env`` functions
   have been modified to be thread safe.
+* timer: Functions have been introduced that allow multiple instances of the
+  timer lists to be created, and they are now allocated in shared memory. New
+  functions allow particular timer lists to be selected when timers are being
+  started, stopped, and managed.
 ABI Changes
@@ -296,6 +301,9 @@ ABI Changes
   alignment for ``rte_crypto_asym_op`` to restore expected ``rte_crypto_op``
   layout and alignment.
+* timer: ``rte_timer_subsystem_init`` now returns success or failure to reflect
+  whether it was able to allocate memory.
 Shared Library Versions

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