[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1] doc: add release notes for virtio-PMD

Cheng Jiang Cheng1.jiang at intel.com
Thu Feb 13 02:41:40 CET 2020

Add release notes for the notification data feature of virtio-PMD.

Signed-off-by: Cheng Jiang <Cheng1.jiang at intel.com>
 doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_02.rst | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_02.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_02.rst
index 690e7dba7..020beb5d8 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_02.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_02.rst
@@ -148,6 +148,14 @@ New Features
   Added a new OCTEON TX2 rawdev PMD for End Point mode of operation.
   See the :doc:`../rawdevs/octeontx2_ep` for more details on this new PMD.
+* **Added support for virtio-PMD notification data.**
+  Added support for virtio-PMD notification data so that the driver
+  passes extra data (besides identifying the virtqueue) in its device
+  notifications, expanding the notifications to include the avail index and
+  avail wrap counter (When split ring is used, the avail wrap counter is not
+  included in the notification data).
 Removed Items

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