[dpdk-dev] [PATCH 2/2] mk: move crypto scheduler library

Ferruh Yigit ferruh.yigit at intel.com
Tue Jan 31 15:20:59 CET 2017


On 1/31/2017 2:10 PM, Thomas Monjalon wrote:
> 2017-01-31 11:59, Ferruh Yigit:
>> There is already a block for crypto libraries, move the PMD library to
>> that block.
>>
>> This prevents extra ifdef check for cryptodev.
> 
> That's why I thought also when reading this patch:
> 	http://dpdk.org/commit/dbb336407
> Then I've read its message:
> "Different than other cryptodev PMDs, scheduler PMD is required to be built
> as shared libraries."

This patch requires following patch for shared library compilation:
http://dpdk.org/dev/patchwork/patch/20091/

I tried to separate patches, but it seems not able to completely.

Overall, for this patch and above referenced one, need to decide how to
link PMDs with APIs (like bonding, xenvirt)

> 
> I guess the explanation is that it has an API (like bonding has):
> 	drivers/crypto/scheduler/rte_cryptodev_scheduler.h
> 
> However, it is neither referenced in doc/api/doxy-api.conf nor
> doc/api/doxy-api-index.md.
> 
> 
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