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authorJason Messer <>2018-11-26 10:30:03 -0800
committerJason Messer <>2018-11-26 10:30:03 -0800
commit34aad77651084615c03f1262a0b4bd6f6b85124c (patch)
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Updated README with Windows info
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DPDK is a set of libraries and drivers for fast packet processing.
-It supports many processor architectures and both FreeBSD and Linux.
+It supports many processor architectures and operating systems including Linux, FreeBSD, and Windows.
The DPDK uses the Open Source BSD-3-Clause license for the core libraries
-and drivers. The kernel components are GPL-2.0 licensed.
+and drivers. The Linux/BSD kernel components are GPL-2.0 licensed. The Windows kernel component (UIO driver) is MIT licensed.
Please check the doc directory for release notes,
API documentation, and sample application information.
+Instructions on how to build DPDK core libraries and UIO drivers for Windows can be found in the doc\guides\ file.
For questions and usage discussions, subscribe to:
Report bugs and issues to the development mailing list:
+For Windows development please reach out to \ No newline at end of file