[ovs-dev] [PATCH] docs: Fix 7 byte octets MAC addresses in dpdk.rst

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Tue Apr 10 20:34:04 UTC 2018


On Mon, Apr 09, 2018 at 05:18:55PM +0200, Timothy Redaelli wrote:
> Currently the code relies on the standard 6 byte octets, but the
> documentation uses a wrong 7-byte octects.
> This commit fix the documention in order to use the correct 6 byte octets
> syntax.
> 
> Fixes: 5e7588186839 ("netdev-dpdk: fix port addition for ports sharing same PCI id")
> 
> Signed-off-by: Timothy Redaelli <tredaelli at redhat.com>

I find the use of "byte octets" odd here, since a byte and an octet are
the same thing.  I would tend to say more like "docs: Fix 7-octet MAC
addresses".

I assume Ian will put this in his next DPDK pull request.


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