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authorXueming Li <>2018-02-06 15:38:48 +0800
committerThomas Monjalon <>2018-02-14 18:27:41 +0100
commit676b605182a5dd3a4882d99701ea6bf798bf8844 (patch)
parenta098c4702caf93c06258665e0e52bf30f55d83e4 (diff)
doc: announce ethdev API change for RSS configuration
Update deprecation notice for the new rss_level field of rte_eth_rss_conf. Link: Signed-off-by: Xueming Li <> Acked-by: Shahaf Shuler <> Acked-by: Ferruh Yigit <> Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <>
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diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
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@@ -111,6 +111,10 @@ Deprecation Notices
Target release for removal of the legacy API will be defined once most
PMDs have switched to rte_flow.
+* ethdev: A new rss level field planned in 18.05.
+ The new API add rss_level field to ``rte_eth_rss_conf`` to enable a choice
+ of RSS hash calculation on outer or inner header of tunneled packet.
* i40e: The default flexible payload configuration which extracts the first 16
bytes of the payload for RSS will be deprecated starting from 18.02. If
required the previous behavior can be configured using existing flow