[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 3/6] net/pcap: move OS-dependent code to separate files

Ferruh Yigit ferruh.yigit at intel.com
Thu Feb 25 15:51:46 CET 2021

On 2/14/2021 2:16 AM, Dmitry Kozlyuk wrote:
> PCAP PMD queries interface information differently for Linux and
> FreeBSD, OS-specific code is guarded by #ifdef. In preparation to add
> Windows-specific part and libpcap wrapper, extract OS-independent
> interface and move implementations to separate files. Rename
> rte_eth_pcap.c to pcap_ethdev.c for consistency with the rest of DPDK.
> Signed-off-by: Dmitry Kozlyuk <dmitry.kozliuk at gmail.com>


> +int
> +osdep_iface_index_get(const char *name)
> +{
> +	return if_nametoindex(name);
> +}

The 'osdep_iface_index_get' wrapper is not required for this patch and can be 
done in patch 6/6, but OK to have here to make the switch clear.

Reviewed-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit at intel.com>

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