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

Stokes, Ian ian.stokes at intel.com
Thu Sep 26 08:44:23 UTC 2019



On 9/25/2019 10:50 PM, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> It looks like these DPDK version update patches have been overlooked.
> Ilya, Ian, do you want to look at them?

Hi Ben,

sure I can look at them,

I had worked with Lukasz to validate this so was waiting for an ACK from 
someone outside Intel.

Below looks ok to me.

@Kevin/Ilya, any objections to me applying these to branch 2.10 and 2.9?

Regards
Ian

> 
> 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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