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authorYongseok Koh <yskoh@mellanox.com>2019-05-09 14:11:23 -0700
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2019-05-10 01:08:25 +0200
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doc: update release notes for Mellanox drivers
mlx4/mlx5 release note for v19.05 Signed-off-by: Yongseok Koh <yskoh@mellanox.com>
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@@ -128,11 +128,30 @@ New Features
* Added Tx prepare to do Tx offloads checks.
* Added support for VXLAN and GENEVE encapsulated TSO.
-* **Updated Mellanox drivers.**
+* **Updated Mellanox mlx4 driver.**
- New features and improvements were done in mlx4 and mlx5 PMDs:
+ New features and improvements were done:
* Added firmware version reading.
+ * Added support for secondary process.
+ * Added support of per-process device registers, reserving identical VA space
+ is not needed anymore.
+ * Added support for multicast address list interface
+
+* **Updated Mellanox mlx5 driver.**
+
+ New features and improvements were done:
+
+ * Added firmware version reading.
+ * Added support of new naming scheme of representor.
+ * Added support for new PCI device DMA map/unmap API.
+ * Added support for multiport InfiniBand device.
+ * Added control of excessive memory pinning by kernel.
+ * Added support of DMA memory registration by secondary process.
+ * Added Direct Rule support in Direct Verbs flow driver.
+ * Added support of per-process device registers, reserving identical VA space
+ is not needed anymore.
+ * Added E-Switch support in Direct Verbs flow driver.
* **Renamed avf to iavf.**