[dpdk-dev,v3] doc: update the usage for shared library

Message ID 1518113999-23539-1-git-send-email-vipin.varghese@intel.com
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Delegated to: Thomas Monjalon
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Vipin Varghese Feb. 8, 2018, 6:19 p.m.
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>
---

V3 Changes:
 - updated from 'dpdk-testpmd' to 'testpmd' - John

V2 Changes:
 - updated the space - John
 - updated testpmd to dpdk-testpmd - John
---
 doc/guides/nics/build_and_test.rst | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

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Mcnamara, John Feb. 9, 2018, 9:19 a.m. | #1
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Varghese, Vipin
> Sent: Thursday, February 8, 2018 6:20 PM
> To: dev@dpdk.org; Mcnamara, John <john.mcnamara@intel.com>
> Cc: Kovacevic, Marko <marko.kovacevic@intel.com>; Varghese, Vipin
> <vipin.varghese@intel.com>
> Subject: [PATCH v3] doc: update the usage for shared library
> 
> Add note information to intimate about use of option '-d' for shared
> library in DPDK application.
> 

Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>
Thomas Monjalon Feb. 13, 2018, 11:05 p.m. | #2
> > Add note information to intimate about use of option '-d' for shared
> > library in DPDK application.
> > 
> 
> Acked-by: John McNamara <john.mcnamara@intel.com>

Applied, thanks

Patch

diff --git a/doc/guides/nics/build_and_test.rst b/doc/guides/nics/build_and_test.rst
index 62ac52c..d9a78ee 100644
--- a/doc/guides/nics/build_and_test.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/nics/build_and_test.rst
@@ -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``.