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2014-06-11remove trailing whitespacesBruce Richardson
This commit removes trailing whitespace from lines in files. Almost all files are affected, as the BSD license copyright header had trailing whitespace on 4 lines in it [hence the number of files reporting 8 lines changed in the diffstat]. Signed-off-by: Bruce Richardson <> Acked-by: Neil Horman <> [Thomas: remove spaces before tabs in libs] [Thomas: remove more trailing spaces in non-C files] Signed-off-by: Thomas Monjalon <>
2014-05-21config: rename "default" configurations as "native"David Marchand
The "default" part in configuration filenames is misleading. Rename this as "native", as this is the RTE_MACHINE that is set in these files. This should make it clearer for people who build DPDK on a system then run it on another one. Signed-off-by: David Marchand <> Acked-by: Bruce Richardson <>
2014-02-25ivshmem: library changes for mmaping using ivshmemBruce Richardson
These library changes provide a new Intel DPDK feature for communicating with virtual machines using QEMU's IVSHMEM mechanism. The feature works by providing a command line for QEMU to map several hugepages into a single IVSHMEM device. For the guest to know what is inside any given IVSHMEM device (and to distinguish between Intel(R) DPDK and non-Intel(R) DPDK IVSHMEM devices), a metadata file is also mapped into the IVSHMEM segment. No work needs to be done by the guest application to map IVSHMEM devices into memory; they are automatically recognized by the Intel(R) DPDK Environment Abstraction Layer (EAL). Changes in this patch: * Changes to EAL to allow mapping of all hugepages in a memseg into a single file * Changes to EAL to allow ivshmem devices to be transparently mapped in the process running on the guest. * New ivshmem library to create and manage metadata exported to guest VM's * New ivshmem compilation targets * Mempool and ring changes to allow export of structures to a VM and allow a VM to attach to those structures. * New autotests to unit tests this functionality. Signed-off-by: Bruce Richardson <>