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Pavan Nikhilesh Bhagavatula Aug. 2, 2020, 10:51 a.m. UTC
From: Pavan Nikhilesh <pbhagavatula@marvell.com>

Add 64 byte padding at the end of event device public structure to allow
future extensions.

Signed-off-by: Pavan Nikhilesh <pbhagavatula@marvell.com>
---
 http://patches.dpdk.org/project/dpdk/list/?series=10728&state=*

 doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 9 +++++++++
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+)

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2.17.1

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Jerin Jacob Aug. 3, 2020, 6:14 a.m. UTC | #1
On Sun, Aug 2, 2020 at 4:21 PM <pbhagavatula@marvell.com> wrote:
>
> From: Pavan Nikhilesh <pbhagavatula@marvell.com>


I think, git subject can be changed to "doc: add reserve fields to
eventdev public structures"

>
> Add 64 byte padding at the end of event device public structure to allow
> future extensions.
>
> Signed-off-by: Pavan Nikhilesh <pbhagavatula@marvell.com>
> ---
>  http://patches.dpdk.org/project/dpdk/list/?series=10728&state=*
>
>  doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst | 9 +++++++++
>  1 file changed, 9 insertions(+)
>
> diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> index ea4cfa7a4..37c7c9029 100644
> --- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> +++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
> @@ -151,3 +151,12 @@ Deprecation Notices
>    Python 2 support will be completely removed in 20.11.
>    In 20.08, explicit deprecation warnings will be displayed when running
>    scripts with Python 2.
> +
> +* eventdev: A 64 byte padding is added at the end of the following structures
> +  in event device library to support future extensions:
> +  ``rte_event_crypto_adapter_conf``, ``rte_event_eth_rx_adapter_conf``,
> +  ``rte_event_eth_rx_adapter_queue_conf``, ``rte_event_eth_tx_adapter_conf``,
> +  ``rte_event_timer_adapter_conf``, ``rte_event_timer_adapter_info``,
> +  ``rte_event_dev_info``, ``rte_event_dev_config``, ``rte_event_queue_conf``,
> +  ``rte_event_port_conf``, ``rte_event_timer_adapter``,
> +  ``rte_event_timer_adapter_data``.

You could point the existing patches for the same as the reference here.

http://patches.dpdk.org/patch/72786/
http://patches.dpdk.org/patch/72787/


With the above change:

Acked-by: Jerin Jacob <jerinj@marvell.com>


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> 2.17.1
>

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diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index ea4cfa7a4..37c7c9029 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -151,3 +151,12 @@  Deprecation Notices
   Python 2 support will be completely removed in 20.11.
   In 20.08, explicit deprecation warnings will be displayed when running
   scripts with Python 2.
+
+* eventdev: A 64 byte padding is added at the end of the following structures
+  in event device library to support future extensions:
+  ``rte_event_crypto_adapter_conf``, ``rte_event_eth_rx_adapter_conf``,
+  ``rte_event_eth_rx_adapter_queue_conf``, ``rte_event_eth_tx_adapter_conf``,
+  ``rte_event_timer_adapter_conf``, ``rte_event_timer_adapter_info``,
+  ``rte_event_dev_info``, ``rte_event_dev_config``, ``rte_event_queue_conf``,
+  ``rte_event_port_conf``, ``rte_event_timer_adapter``,
+  ``rte_event_timer_adapter_data``.