[dpdk-dev] [PATCH v5 5/5] net/mlx5: multi-process document update

Xueming Li xuemingl at mellanox.com
Fri Oct 6 17:45:52 CEST 2017


This patch update the feature list and NIC guide to be multi-process
enabled.

Signed-off-by: Xueming Li <xuemingl at mellanox.com>
Acked-by: Nelio Laranjeiro <nelio.laranjeiro at 6wind.com>
---
 doc/guides/nics/features/mlx5.ini | 1 +
 doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst          | 4 ++--
 2 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/features/mlx5.ini b/doc/guides/nics/features/mlx5.ini
index 4a2c3a6..c363639 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/features/mlx5.ini
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/features/mlx5.ini
@@ -35,6 +35,7 @@ Tx descriptor status = Y
 Basic stats          = Y
 Extended stats       = Y
 Stats per queue      = Y
+Multiprocess aware   = Y
 Other kdrv           = Y
 ARMv8                = Y
 Power8               = Y
diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
index be0e91c..d24941a 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/mlx5.rst
@@ -92,7 +92,7 @@ Features
 - Flow director (RTE_FDIR_MODE_PERFECT, RTE_FDIR_MODE_PERFECT_MAC_VLAN and
   RTE_ETH_FDIR_REJECT).
 - Flow API.
-- Secondary process TX is supported.
+- Multiple process.
 - KVM and VMware ESX SR-IOV modes are supported.
 - RSS hash result is supported.
 - Hardware TSO.
@@ -106,7 +106,7 @@ Limitations
 - Inner RSS for VXLAN frames is not supported yet.
 - Port statistics through software counters only.
 - Hardware checksum RX offloads for VXLAN inner header are not supported yet.
-- Secondary process RX is not supported.
+- Forked secondary process not supported.
 - Flow pattern without any specific vlan will match for vlan packets as well:
 
   When VLAN spec is not specified in the pattern, the matching rule will be created with VLAN as a wild card.
-- 
1.8.3.1



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