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authorHerakliusz Lipiec <>2017-10-25 16:50:59 +0100
committerThomas Monjalon <>2017-10-27 01:23:53 +0200
commit7cacb05655397c0c50bcba89eb836d417bc78b69 (patch)
treefa2bad0cc78017c7e3baa037a902dc797f89f6e5 /doc/guides/sample_app_ug/l3_forward_access_ctrl.rst
parent0acd8ed3330a629658e3864d78a6bd4b78de321e (diff)
doc: add generic build instructions for sample apps
Moved duplicated, and occasionally outdated, doc sections from each of the sample app guides chapters to a common chapter at the start. This reduces the duplication in the docs and provides a single point of reference for compiling the sample apps. Signed-off-by: Herakliusz Lipiec <> Signed-off-by: Marko Kovacevic <>
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diff --git a/doc/guides/sample_app_ug/l3_forward_access_ctrl.rst b/doc/guides/sample_app_ug/l3_forward_access_ctrl.rst
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--- a/doc/guides/sample_app_ug/l3_forward_access_ctrl.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/sample_app_ug/l3_forward_access_ctrl.rst
@@ -252,28 +252,9 @@ Once the application starts, it transitions through three phases:
Compiling the Application
-To compile the application:
+To compile the sample application see :doc:`compiling`.
-#. Go to the sample application directory:
- .. code-block:: console
- export RTE_SDK=/path/to/rte_sdk
- cd ${RTE_SDK}/examples/l3fwd-acl
-#. Set the target (a default target is used if not specified). For example:
- .. code-block:: console
- export RTE_TARGET=x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc
- See the *DPDK IPL Getting Started Guide* for possible RTE_TARGET values.
-#. Build the application:
- .. code-block:: console
- make
+The application is located in the ``l3fwd-acl`` sub-directory.
Running the Application