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authorOri Kam <>2017-10-19 09:09:26 +0300
committerFerruh Yigit <>2017-10-26 02:33:00 +0200
commit83619eb2a83a887736dce18b9ead0d7f3ffd0b7a (patch)
tree98a4595c80b641a6d983c62ed3f806831a826b14 /doc
parentdaee4e07fc0cb6386cb8d6e84d811d2203699683 (diff)
doc: update mlx5 flow count limitations
Signed-off-by: Ori Kam <> Acked-by: Shahaf Shuler <> Acked-by: Nelio Laranjeiro <>
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diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
index d24941a..bcc39f6 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
@@ -104,7 +104,8 @@ Limitations
- Inner RSS for VXLAN frames is not supported yet.
-- Port statistics through software counters only.
+- Port statistics through software counters only. Flow statistics are
+ supported by hardware counters.
- Hardware checksum RX offloads for VXLAN inner header are not supported yet.
- Forked secondary process not supported.
- Flow pattern without any specific vlan will match for vlan packets as well:
@@ -127,6 +128,7 @@ Limitations
- A multi segment packet must have less than 6 segments in case the Tx burst function
is set to multi-packet send or Enhanced multi-packet send. Otherwise it must have
less than 50 segments.
+- Count action for RTE flow is only supported in Mellanox OFED 4.2.