summaryrefslogtreecommitdiff
diff options
context:
space:
mode:
authorPablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>2016-12-19 17:29:01 +0000
committerPablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>2017-01-18 21:47:56 +0100
commit21c0a80e11bbf3405c849fc68a794a08ce1a732c (patch)
tree583b1737a3523d8337d7c02049a1e99636e9be2a
parent3413354ea1fe2ea10718a30e14516f61f15aaba1 (diff)
downloaddpdk-21c0a80e11bbf3405c849fc68a794a08ce1a732c.zip
dpdk-21c0a80e11bbf3405c849fc68a794a08ce1a732c.tar.gz
dpdk-21c0a80e11bbf3405c849fc68a794a08ce1a732c.tar.xz
crypto/aesni_mb: update dependency in guide
The Intel(R) Multi Buffer Crypto library used in the AESNI MB PMD has been moved to a new repository, in github. This patch updates the link where it can be downloaded. Signed-off-by: Pablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com> Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>
-rw-r--r--doc/guides/cryptodevs/aesni_mb.rst10
-rw-r--r--doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_02.rst5
2 files changed, 8 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/doc/guides/cryptodevs/aesni_mb.rst b/doc/guides/cryptodevs/aesni_mb.rst
index e812e95..b47cb6a 100644
--- a/doc/guides/cryptodevs/aesni_mb.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/cryptodevs/aesni_mb.rst
@@ -66,21 +66,17 @@ Limitations
* Cipher only is not supported.
* Only in-place is currently supported (destination address is the same as source address).
* Only supports session-oriented API implementation (session-less APIs are not supported).
-* Not performance tuned.
Installation
------------
To build DPDK with the AESNI_MB_PMD the user is required to download the mult-
-buffer library from `here <https://downloadcenter.intel.com/download/22972>`_
-and compile it on their user system before building DPDK. When building the
-multi-buffer library it is necessary to have YASM package installed and also
-requires the overriding of YASM path when building, as a path is hard coded in
-the Makefile of the release package.
+buffer library from `here <https://github.com/01org/intel-ipsec-mb>`_
+and compile it on their user system before building DPDK.
.. code-block:: console
- make YASM=/usr/bin/yasm
+ make
Initialization
--------------
diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_02.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_02.rst
index dfc1b96..0fe0562 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_02.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_17_02.rst
@@ -155,6 +155,11 @@ New Features
* DES algorithm.
* Scatter-gather list (SGL) support.
+* **Updated the AESNI MB PMD.**
+
+ * The Intel(R) Multi Buffer Crypto for IPsec library used in
+ AESNI MB PMD has been moved to a new repository, in GitHub.
+
* **Added Elastic Flow Distributor library (rte_efd).**
This new library uses perfect hashing to determine a target/value for a