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authorVipin Varghese <vipin.varghese@intel.com>2018-02-05 23:02:07 +0530
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2018-02-06 22:29:26 +0100
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doc: update minimum requirement of l2fwd-crypto
Added note section to update information for use cases working with multiple crypto devices. Signed-off-by: Vipin Varghese <vipin.varghese@intel.com> Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com> Acked-by: Pablo de Lara <pablo.de.lara.guarch@intel.com>
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@@ -199,6 +199,14 @@ To run the application in linuxapp environment with 2 lcores, 2 ports and 2 cryp
Refer to the *DPDK Getting Started Guide* for general information on running applications
and the Environment Abstraction Layer (EAL) options.
+.. Note::
+
+ * The ``l2fwd-crypto`` sample application requires IPv4 packets for crypto operation.
+
+ * If multiple Ethernet ports is passed, then equal number of crypto devices are to be passed.
+
+ * All crypto devices shall use the same session.
+
Explanation
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