[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v1] examples/l2fwd: add check for promiscuous no support

Ye Xiaolong xiaolong.ye at intel.com
Wed Feb 26 14:43:55 CET 2020

Hi, David

On 02/26, David Marchand wrote:
>On Wed, Feb 26, 2020 at 10:15 AM Sivaprasad Tummala
><Sivaprasad.Tummala at intel.com> wrote:
>> l2fwd application exits, if return for rte_eth_promiscuous_enable
>> is not success. But for vHost PMD, promiscuous enable returns "Not
>> Supported".
>Could the vhost pmd announce that it is already in promiscuous mode?
>Like in f165210321c4 ("drivers/net: enable promiscuous and multicast
>by default")

I think it makes sense, I don't see any risk of doing it. I'll cook a patch
for it soon.


>David Marchand

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