Report: update Hoststack release notes 38/25038/5
authorDave Wallace <>
Wed, 12 Feb 2020 16:10:12 +0000 (16:10 +0000)
committerTibor Frank <>
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 12:44:25 +0000 (12:44 +0000)
Signed-off-by: Dave Wallace <>
Change-Id: Id2d9173d44fd4edf9134d8677d22a6afb8c1a514


index 2057bb4..2e4377f 100644 (file)
@@ -23,10 +23,14 @@ Changes in |csit-release|
      core layer (driver/interface awareness) and generated by suite
      generator (Intel Fortville NICs only).
-   - **Hoststack TCP/IP tests**: Major refactor of VPP Hoststack TCP/IP
+   - **Hoststack tests**: Major refactor of VPP Hoststack TCP/IP
      performance tests using WRK generator talking to the VPP HTTP
      static server plugin measuring connections per second and
-     requests per second. Added iperf3 tests with LDPreload.
+     requests per second. Added new iperf3 with LDPreload tests,
+     iperf3/LDPreload tests with packet loss induced via the VPP NSIM
+     (Network Simulator) plugin, and QUIC/UDP/IP transport tests.
+     All of the new tests measure goodput through the VPP Hoststack
+     from client to server.
    - **Latency HDRHistogram**: Added High Dynamic Range Histogram
      latency measurements based on the new capability in TRex traffic
@@ -130,4 +134,3 @@ List of known issues in |csit-release| for VPP performance tests:
 |    | <>`_ | the upgrade to the latest Ubuntu 18.04 LTS kernel version (4.15.0-72-generic) and associated microcode    |
 |    |                                         | packages (skx ucode 0x2000064, clx ucode 0x500002c). VPP as well as DPDK L3fwd tests are affected.        |

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