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authorVipin Varghese <vipin.varghese@intel.com>2018-02-08 23:49:59 +0530
committerThomas Monjalon <thomas@monjalon.net>2018-02-13 23:59:00 +0100
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doc: add note for shared library in NICs guide
Add note information to intimate about use of option '-d' for shared library in DPDK application. Signed-off-by: Vipin Varghese <vipin.varghese@intel.com> Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>
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@@ -151,3 +151,7 @@ This section demonstrates how to setup and run ``testpmd`` in Linux.
Refer to the :ref:`testpmd runtime functions <testpmd_runtime>` for a list
of available commands.
+
+ .. note::
+ When ``testpmd`` is built with shared library, use option ``-d`` to load
+ the dynamic PMD for ``rte_eal_init``.