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authorBernard Iremonger <bernard.iremonger@intel.com>2016-10-18 14:38:07 +0100
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas.monjalon@6wind.com>2016-11-13 14:55:53 +0100
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doc: announce API removal from ethdev
In 17.02 five rte_eth_dev_set_vf_*** functions will be removed from librte_ether, renamed and moved to the ixgbe PMD. Signed-off-by: Bernard Iremonger <bernard.iremonger@intel.com> Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com> Acked-by: Reshma Pattan <reshma.pattan@intel.com> Acked-by: Ferruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>
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@@ -34,6 +34,19 @@ Deprecation Notices
``_rte_eth_dev_callback_process``. In 17.02 the function will return an ``int``
instead of ``void`` and a fourth parameter ``void *ret_param`` will be added.
+* ethdev: for 17.02 it is planned to deprecate the following five functions
+ and move them in ixgbe:
+
+ ``rte_eth_dev_set_vf_rxmode``
+
+ ``rte_eth_dev_set_vf_rx``
+
+ ``rte_eth_dev_set_vf_tx``
+
+ ``rte_eth_dev_set_vf_vlan_filter``
+
+ ``rte_eth_set_vf_rate_limit``
+
* ABI changes are planned for 17.02 in the ``rte_mbuf`` structure: some fields
may be reordered to facilitate the writing of ``data_off``, ``refcnt``, and
``nb_segs`` in one operation, because some platforms have an overhead if the