|author||Bruce Richardson <email@example.com>||2019-03-06 16:22:38 +0000|
|committer||Thomas Monjalon <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2019-03-12 17:31:13 +0100|
eal/linux: rename linuxapp to linux
The term "linuxapp" is a legacy one, but just calling the subdirectory "linux" is just clearer for all concerned. Signed-off-by: Bruce Richardson <email@example.com>
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diff --git a/doc/guides/prog_guide/env_abstraction_layer.rst b/doc/guides/prog_guide/env_abstraction_layer.rst
index 73436b0..e1d80c0 100644
@@ -346,7 +346,7 @@ To ease the idle polling with tiny throughput, it's useful to pause the polling
The RX interrupt is the first choice to be such kind of wake-up event, but probably won't be the only one.
EAL provides the event APIs for this event-driven thread mode.
-Taking linuxapp as an example, the implementation relies on epoll. Each thread can monitor an epoll instance
+Taking Linux as an example, the implementation relies on epoll. Each thread can monitor an epoll instance
in which all the wake-up events' file descriptors are added. The event file descriptors are created and mapped to
the interrupt vectors according to the UIO/VFIO spec.
From FreeBSD's perspective, kqueue is the alternative way, but not implemented yet.