[ovs-dev] [PATCH branch-2.10] dpdk: Use DPDK 17.11.6 release.

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Wed Sep 25 21:50:33 UTC 2019


It looks like these DPDK version update patches have been overlooked.
Ilya, Ian, do you want to look at them?

On Mon, Sep 02, 2019 at 09:34:53AM +0200, Lukasz Pawlik wrote:
> Modify travis linux build script to use the latest DPDK stable release
> 17.11.6. Update docs for latest DPDK stable releases.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Lukasz Pawlik <lukaszx.pawlik at intel.com>
> ---
>  .travis/linux-build.sh                   | 2 +-
>  Documentation/faq/releases.rst           | 4 ++--
>  Documentation/intro/install/dpdk.rst     | 8 ++++----
>  Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst | 6 +++---
>  NEWS                                     | 2 ++
>  5 files changed, 12 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/.travis/linux-build.sh b/.travis/linux-build.sh
> index 1fe5bbf..ede62a5 100755
> --- a/.travis/linux-build.sh
> +++ b/.travis/linux-build.sh
> @@ -83,7 +83,7 @@ fi
>  
>  if [ "$DPDK" ]; then
>      if [ -z "$DPDK_VER" ]; then
> -        DPDK_VER="17.11.4"
> +        DPDK_VER="17.11.6"
>      fi
>      install_dpdk $DPDK_VER
>      if [ "$CC" = "clang" ]; then
> diff --git a/Documentation/faq/releases.rst b/Documentation/faq/releases.rst
> index 216eb30..8fe16d9 100644
> --- a/Documentation/faq/releases.rst
> +++ b/Documentation/faq/releases.rst
> @@ -167,8 +167,8 @@ Q: What DPDK version does each Open vSwitch release work with?
>      2.6.x        16.07.2
>      2.7.x        16.11.8
>      2.8.x        17.05.2
> -    2.9.x        17.11.4
> -    2.10.x       17.11.4
> +    2.9.x        17.11.6
> +    2.10.x       17.11.6
>      ============ =======
>  
>  Q: Are all the DPDK releases that OVS versions work with maintained?
> diff --git a/Documentation/intro/install/dpdk.rst b/Documentation/intro/install/dpdk.rst
> index 13546bb..5f39263 100644
> --- a/Documentation/intro/install/dpdk.rst
> +++ b/Documentation/intro/install/dpdk.rst
> @@ -42,7 +42,7 @@ Build requirements
>  In addition to the requirements described in :doc:`general`, building Open
>  vSwitch with DPDK will require the following:
>  
> -- DPDK 17.11.4
> +- DPDK 17.11.6
>  
>  - A `DPDK supported NIC`_
>  
> @@ -71,9 +71,9 @@ Install DPDK
>  #. Download the `DPDK sources`_, extract the file and set ``DPDK_DIR``::
>  
>         $ cd /usr/src/
> -       $ wget http://fast.dpdk.org/rel/dpdk-17.11.4.tar.xz
> -       $ tar xf dpdk-17.11.4.tar.xz
> -       $ export DPDK_DIR=/usr/src/dpdk-stable-17.11.4
> +       $ wget http://fast.dpdk.org/rel/dpdk-17.11.6.tar.xz
> +       $ tar xf dpdk-17.11.6.tar.xz
> +       $ export DPDK_DIR=/usr/src/dpdk-stable-17.11.6
>         $ cd $DPDK_DIR
>  
>  #. (Optional) Configure DPDK as a shared library
> diff --git a/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst b/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst
> index 6334590..c5fe9ee 100644
> --- a/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst
> +++ b/Documentation/topics/dpdk/vhost-user.rst
> @@ -320,9 +320,9 @@ To begin, instantiate a guest as described in :ref:`dpdk-vhost-user` or
>  DPDK sources to VM and build DPDK::
>  
>      $ cd /root/dpdk/
> -    $ wget http://fast.dpdk.org/rel/dpdk-17.11.4.tar.xz
> -    $ tar xf dpdk-17.11.4.tar.xz
> -    $ export DPDK_DIR=/root/dpdk/dpdk-stable-17.11.4
> +    $ wget http://fast.dpdk.org/rel/dpdk-17.11.6.tar.xz
> +    $ tar xf dpdk-17.11.6.tar.xz
> +    $ export DPDK_DIR=/root/dpdk/dpdk-stable-17.11.6
>      $ export DPDK_TARGET=x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc
>      $ export DPDK_BUILD=$DPDK_DIR/$DPDK_TARGET
>      $ cd $DPDK_DIR
> diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
> index 064550b..92c3f81 100644
> --- a/NEWS
> +++ b/NEWS
> @@ -4,6 +4,8 @@ v2.10.3 - xx xxx xxxx
>  v2.10.2 - 30 Mar 2019
>  --------------------
>     - Bug fixes
> +   - DPDK
> +    * OVS validated with DPDK 17.11.6 which is recommended to be used.
>  
>  v2.10.1 - 19 Oct 2018
>  --------------------
> -- 
> 2.7.4
> 
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