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authorYongseok Koh <yskoh@mellanox.com>2019-03-28 11:46:28 -0700
committerFerruh Yigit <ferruh.yigit@intel.com>2019-03-29 19:42:42 +0100
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app/testpmd: make txonly mode generate multiple flows
Testpmd can generate multiple flows without taking much cost and this could be a simple traffic generator for developer's quick tests. If "--txonly-multi-flow" is specified in the command line, IP source address is varied to generate multiple flows. Signed-off-by: Yongseok Koh <yskoh@mellanox.com> Acked-by: Bernard Iremonger <bernard.iremonger@intel.com>
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@@ -324,6 +324,10 @@ The commandline options are:
Set TX segment sizes or total packet length. Valid for ``tx-only``
and ``flowgen`` forwarding modes.
+* ``--txonly-multi-flow``
+
+ Generate multiple flows in txonly mode.
+
* ``--disable-link-check``
Disable check on link status when starting/stopping ports.