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authorOlivier Matz <olivier.matz@6wind.com>2019-04-10 10:36:25 +0200
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2019-05-13 23:10:57 +0200
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doc: announce API change for net defines/structs/funcs
As discussed at techboard, the network definitions, structures and functions will be prefixed by 'rte_'. Link: http://mails.dpdk.org/archives/dev/2019-February/125033.html Link: https://mails.dpdk.org/archives/dev/2019-April/129752.html Signed-off-by: Olivier Matz <olivier.matz@6wind.com> Acked-by: Bruce Richardson <bruce.richardson@intel.com> Acked-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com> Acked-by: Thomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>
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@@ -17,6 +17,10 @@ Deprecation Notices
can be got using the ``pip``, or ``pip3``, tool for downloading python
packages.
+* network includes: Network structures, definitions and functions will
+ be prefixed by ``rte_`` to resolve conflicts with libc headers.
+ This change will break many DPDK APIs.
+
* kvargs: The function ``rte_kvargs_process`` will get a new parameter
for returning key match count. It will ease handling of no-match case.