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authorReshma Pattan <reshma.pattan@intel.com>2018-04-27 13:59:22 +0100
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2018-04-28 00:07:31 +0200
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doc: update memory option usage for FreeBSD
EAL option -m is supported in FreeBSD, so move it under supported heading from non supported heading. Signed-off-by: Reshma Pattan <reshma.pattan@intel.com> Reviewed-by: Anatoly Burakov <anatoly.burakov@intel.com>
-rw-r--r--doc/guides/freebsd_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst7
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diff --git a/doc/guides/freebsd_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst b/doc/guides/freebsd_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst
index 90f0502..a085b61 100644
--- a/doc/guides/freebsd_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/freebsd_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst
@@ -128,6 +128,9 @@ The EAL options for FreeBSD are as follows:
* ``--proc-type``:
The type of process instance.
+* ``-m MB``:
+ Memory to allocate from hugepages, regardless of processor socket.
+
Other options, specific to Linux and are not supported under FreeBSD are as follows:
* ``socket-mem``:
@@ -142,10 +145,6 @@ Other options, specific to Linux and are not supported under FreeBSD are as foll
* ``--file-prefix``:
The prefix text used for hugepage filenames.
-* ``-m MB``:
- Memory to allocate from hugepages, regardless of processor socket.
- It is recommended that ``--socket-mem`` be used instead of this option.
-
The ``-c`` or ``-l`` option is mandatory; the others are optional.
Copy the DPDK application binary to your target, then run the application