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authorJianfeng Tan <jianfeng.tan@intel.com>2017-08-03 20:38:10 +0000
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2017-08-08 01:54:14 +0200
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doc: deprecate Xen support
Following the calls on the mailing list: http://dpdk.org/ml/archives/dev/2017-June/068151.html The Technical Board decided to drop Xen dom0 support from EAL: http://dpdk.org/ml/archives/dev/2017-June/068615.html Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net> Signed-off-by: Jianfeng Tan <jianfeng.tan@intel.com> Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com> Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerin.jacob@caviumnetworks.com> Acked-by: Shahaf Shuler <shahafs@mellanox.com>
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@@ -29,6 +29,9 @@ Deprecation Notices
- ``rte_eal_devargs_type_count``
- ``rte_eal_parse_devargs_str``, replaced by ``rte_eal_devargs_parse``
+* eal: the support of Xen dom0 will be removed from EAL in 17.11; and with
+ that, drivers/net/xenvirt and examples/vhost_xen will also be removed.
+
* The mbuf flags PKT_RX_VLAN_PKT and PKT_RX_QINQ_PKT are deprecated and
are respectively replaced by PKT_RX_VLAN_STRIPPED and
PKT_RX_QINQ_STRIPPED, that are better described. The old flags and