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authorJasvinder Singh <jasvinder.singh@intel.com>2019-04-24 13:37:17 +0100
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2019-05-13 23:32:38 +0200
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doc: announce sched API change
Add deprecation note for making changes in data structures, APIs and macros in order to have more traffic classes, flexible mapping of pipe queues to traffic classes, subport level configuration of pipes and queues, etc. These changes are aligned to improvements suggested in the RFC- https://mails.dpdk.org/archives/dev/2018-November/120035.html Signed-off-by: Jasvinder Singh <jasvinder.singh@intel.com> Acked-by: Cristian Dumitrescu <cristian.dumitrescu@intel.com> Acked-by: Mohammad Abdul Awal <mohammad.abdul.awal@intel.com> Acked-by: Reshma Pattan <reshma.pattan@intel.com>
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@@ -99,5 +99,11 @@ Deprecation Notices
to one it means it represents IV, when is set to zero it means J0 is used
directly, in this case 16 bytes of J0 need to be passed.
+* sched: To allow more traffic classes, flexible mapping of pipe queues to
+ traffic classes, and subport level configuration of pipes and queues
+ changes will be made to macros, data structures and API functions defined
+ in "rte_sched.h". These changes are aligned to improvements suggested in the
+ RFC https://mails.dpdk.org/archives/dev/2018-November/120035.html.
+
* metrics: The function ``rte_metrics_init`` will have a non-void return
in order to notify errors instead of calling ``rte_exit``.