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authorFan Zhang <roy.fan.zhang@intel.com>2018-10-24 13:49:04 +0100
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2018-10-26 14:16:05 +0200
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net/softnic: add crypto commands
This patch updates the CLI parsing of softnic with extra symmetric cryptodev, port, session, and action support. Signed-off-by: Fan Zhang <roy.fan.zhang@intel.com> Acked-by: Cristian Dumitrescu <cristian.dumitrescu@intel.com>
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@@ -151,6 +151,12 @@ New Features
Added support for flow classification (rte_flow API), and metering and
policing (rte_mtr API) to the SoftNIC PMD.
+* **Added Crypto support to Softnic PMD.**
+
+ The Softnic is now capable of processing symmetric crypto workloads such
+ as cipher, cipher-authentication chaining, and aead encryption and
+ decryption. This is achieved by calling DPDK Cryptodev APIs.
+
* **Added support for GEN3 devices to Intel QAT driver .**
Added support for the third generation of Intel QuickAssist devices.