path: root/doc
diff options
authorDekel Peled <>2018-11-04 12:15:45 +0200
committerFerruh Yigit <>2018-11-05 15:01:25 +0100
commit892cfadd59361ebbe3f66c8a79e3b7f933aa2f60 (patch)
tree8200e0fae8c445bec787705d59ff81e14efe7a69 /doc
parentac60b2de4f551be7486292cd8c555f4dd955944a (diff)
doc: clarify testpmd guide for flow API
The description of prefix for mask creation was misunderstood. I updated the description, so it is clearly understood which mask will be created by a certain prefix. Signed-off-by: Dekel Peled <> Reviewed-by: Ferruh Yigit <>
Diffstat (limited to 'doc')
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst b/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst
index e3c4606..056f8bb 100644
--- a/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/testpmd_app_ug/testpmd_funcs.rst
@@ -3502,7 +3502,7 @@ accordingly. Possible assignment tokens are:
- ``spec``: match value according to configured bit-mask.
- ``last``: specify upper bound to establish a range.
- ``mask``: specify bit-mask with relevant bits set to one.
-- ``prefix``: generate bit-mask from a prefix length.
+- ``prefix``: generate bit-mask with <prefix-length> most-significant bits set to one.
These yield identical results::