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authorDeclan Doherty <>2015-11-25 13:25:14 +0000
committerThomas Monjalon <>2015-11-25 19:18:04 +0100
commit1703e94ac5cee1014dcf4d6d9e72547a1e5aecaa (patch)
tree7c956c9ae7f56a26b4934b163ebb97f00eaf60ee /mk
parent78c8709b5ddb3c683285218490a5a7c9334358ff (diff)
qat: add driver for QuickAssist devices
This patch adds a PMD for the Intel Quick Assist Technology DH895xxC hardware accelerator. This patch depends on a QAT PF driver for device initialization. See the file docs/guides/cryptodevs/qat.rst for configuration details This patch supports a limited subset of QAT device functionality, currently supporting chaining of cipher and hash operations for the following algorithmsd: Cipher algorithms: - RTE_CRYPTO_CIPHER_AES_CBC (with 128-bit, 192-bit and 256-bit keys supported) Hash algorithms: - RTE_CRYPTO_AUTH_SHA1_HMAC - RTE_CRYPTO_AUTH_SHA256_HMAC - RTE_CRYPTO_AUTH_SHA512_HMAC - RTE_CRYPTO_AUTH_AES_XCBC_MAC Some limitation on this patchset which shall be contributed in a subsequent release: - Chained mbufs are not supported. - Hash only is not supported. - Cipher only is not supported. - Only in-place is currently supported (destination address is the same as source address). - Only supports session-oriented API implementation (session-less APIs are not supported). Signed-off-by: Declan Doherty <> Signed-off-by: John Griffin <> Signed-off-by: Des O Dea <> Signed-off-by: Fiona Trahe <> Acked-by: Sergio Gonzalez Monroy <>
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diff --git a/mk/ b/mk/
index 5e237fe..483705d 100644
--- a/mk/
+++ b/mk/
@@ -153,6 +153,9 @@ _LDLIBS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_PMD_PCAP) += -lrte_pmd_pcap
_LDLIBS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_PMD_AF_PACKET) += -lrte_pmd_af_packet
+# QAT PMD has a dependency on libcrypto (from openssl) for calculating HMAC precomputes
+_LDLIBS-$(CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_PMD_QAT) += -lrte_pmd_qat -lcrypto