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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> Antonin Bas [mailto:antonin@barefootnetworks.com]
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<b>Sent:</b> Friday, June 16, 2017 3:14 PM<br>
<b>To:</b> Chris Sommers <CSommers@ixiacom.com><br>
<b>Cc:</b> P4-dev@lists.p4.org<br>
<b>Subject:</b> Re: [P4-dev] Is there any x86 native target for P4 in the works?<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">I should also have mentioned the vmware ebpf project, p4c-xdp: <a href="https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fgithub.com%2Fvmware%2Fp4c-xdp&data=02%7C01%7CCSommers%40ixiacom.com%7C29db474a8a2544edc92408d4b5050437%7C069fd614e3f843728e18cd06724a9b23%7C0%7C0%7C636332480528856809&sdata=A%2Bx2u5u7zcPQSk5m1yqZlYWdFkHcMiHDTFcJgbUlxjg%3D&reserved=0">https://github.com/vmware/p4c-xdp</a><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">This project offers more features that the ebpf backend on p4lang.<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">On Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 3:12 PM, Antonin Bas <<a href="mailto:antonin@barefootnetworks.com" target="_blank">antonin@barefootnetworks.com</a>> wrote:<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">I am aware of 2 projects that might qualify, but I am not sure if either of them can be considered of production quality at this stage:<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">- PISCES, a P4-programmable version of OVS: <a href="https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fpisces.cs.princeton.edu%2F&data=02%7C01%7CCSommers%40ixiacom.com%7C29db474a8a2544edc92408d4b5050437%7C069fd614e3f843728e18cd06724a9b23%7C0%7C0%7C636332480528856809&sdata=jQM9KDc7lNAohGluv2iOZQocKs7UcJ0p6tvnwzK6mNk%3D&reserved=0" target="_blank">
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<p class="MsoNormal">- P4@ELTE, a project which generates C code which interfaces with DPDK: <a href="https://na01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fgithub.com%2FP4ELTE%2Ft4p4s&data=02%7C01%7CCSommers%40ixiacom.com%7C29db474a8a2544edc92408d4b5050437%7C069fd614e3f843728e18cd06724a9b23%7C0%7C0%7C636332480528856809&sdata=OArWn8L9YV%2FlKjI3QY8H%2FiQu5YkzYWcfS8Rc6dCqZso%3D&reserved=0" target="_blank">https://github.com/P4ELTE/t4p4s</a><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">I would recommend that you get in touch with the developers for these projects.<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">On Fri, Jun 16, 2017 at 2:32 PM, Chris Sommers <<a href="mailto:CSommers@ixiacom.com" target="_blank">CSommers@ixiacom.com</a>> wrote:<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal" style="mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto">I was wondering if anybody knows of an x86 target for P4 which might be forthcoming? Something which runs at “production” packet rates, suitable for deployment in a VNF or docker
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<a href="tel:(530)%20679-0145" target="_blank">530.679.0145</a><br>
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