[v2,03/12] acl: remove of unused enum value
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Message ID 20200915165025.543-4-konstantin.ananyev@intel.com
State New
Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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  • acl: introduce AVX512 classify method
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Ananyev, Konstantin Sept. 15, 2020, 4:50 p.m. UTC
Removal of unused enum value (RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_NUM).
This enum value is not used inside DPDK, while it prevents
to add new classify algorithms without causing an ABI breakage.

Note that this change introduce a formal ABI incompatibility
with previous versions of ACL library.

Signed-off-by: Konstantin Ananyev <konstantin.ananyev@intel.com>
---
 doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst   | 4 ----
 doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst | 4 ++++
 lib/librte_acl/rte_acl.h               | 1 -
 3 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

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diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
index 52168f775..3279a01ef 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/deprecation.rst
@@ -288,10 +288,6 @@  Deprecation Notices
   - https://patches.dpdk.org/patch/71457/
   - https://patches.dpdk.org/patch/71456/
 
-* acl: ``RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_NUM`` enum value will be removed.
-  This enum value is not used inside DPDK, while it prevents to add new
-  classify algorithms without causing an ABI breakage.
-
 * sched: To allow more traffic classes, flexible mapping of pipe queues to
   traffic classes, and subport level configuration of pipes and queues
   changes will be made to macros, data structures and API functions defined
diff --git a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst
index b729bdf20..a9a1b0305 100644
--- a/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/rel_notes/release_20_11.rst
@@ -97,6 +97,10 @@  API Changes
   and the function ``rte_rawdev_queue_conf_get()``
   from ``void`` to ``int`` allowing the return of error codes from drivers.
 
+* acl: ``RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_NUM`` enum value has been removed.
+  This enum value was not used inside DPDK, while it prevented to add new
+  classify algorithms without causing an ABI breakage.
+
 
 ABI Changes
 -----------
diff --git a/lib/librte_acl/rte_acl.h b/lib/librte_acl/rte_acl.h
index aa22e70c6..b814423a6 100644
--- a/lib/librte_acl/rte_acl.h
+++ b/lib/librte_acl/rte_acl.h
@@ -241,7 +241,6 @@  enum rte_acl_classify_alg {
 	RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_AVX2 = 3,    /**< requires AVX2 support. */
 	RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_NEON = 4,    /**< requires NEON support. */
 	RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_ALTIVEC = 5,    /**< requires ALTIVEC support. */
-	RTE_ACL_CLASSIFY_NUM          /* should always be the last one. */
 };
 
 /**