[ovs-dev] Building OVS DPDK debian package

Ravi Kerur rkerur at gmail.com
Sat Jul 20 16:33:47 UTC 2019


On Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 4:47 PM Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 04:15:06PM -0700, Ravi Kerur wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 11:06 AM Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:
> >
> > > On Wed, Jul 17, 2019 at 10:03:06AM -0700, Ravi Kerur wrote:
> > > > I am going through OVS 2.11.90 document to build Debian package on
> Ubuntu
> > > > 16.04.4.
> > > >
> > > > http://docs.openvswitch.org/en/latest/intro/install/distributions/
> > > >
> > > > where it claims to have OVS+DPDK debian package. Snippets below
> > > > /**************************
> > > >
> > > > 3. For DPDK datapath, Open vSwitch with DPDK support is bundled in
> the
> > > > package openvswitch-switch-dpdk.
> > >
> > > This seems to be true for Ubuntu but not for Debian or for upstream
> Open
> > > vSwitch.
> > >
> >
> > Thanks. I am building OVS(2.11.90 latest git source)+DPDK(18.11.2)
> package
> > on Ubuntu and it doesn't seem to work.  I have set
> DATAPATH_CONFIGURE_OPTS =
> > --with-dpdk="<DPDK-DIR>".
>
> Yes.  The documentation is wrong.  (That's what I was trying to say
> above, too.)
>

Got it. Thanks.


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