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Pablo de Lara Dec. 19, 2014, 3:08 p.m. UTC
From: Siobhan Butler <siobhan.a.butler@intel.com>

Adjusted line lengths and removed references to Intel which
are no longer relevant in linux gsg.

Signed-off-by: Siobhan Butler <siobhan.a.butler@intel.com>
---
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_dpdk.rst        | 68 +++++++++++++++---------------
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst | 46 ++++++++++----------
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/enable_func.rst       | 34 +++++++--------
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/intro.rst             | 14 +++---
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/quick_start.rst       | 28 ++++++------
 doc/guides/linux_gsg/sys_reqs.rst          | 66 ++++++++++++++---------------
 6 files changed, 128 insertions(+), 128 deletions(-)

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Iremonger, Bernard Dec. 19, 2014, 4:01 p.m. UTC | #1
> -----Original Message-----

> From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces@dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Pablo de Lara

> Sent: Friday, December 19, 2014 3:09 PM

> To: dev@dpdk.org

> Subject: [dpdk-dev] [PATCH v2 2/3] doc: remove references to intel dpdk in linux_gsg

> 

> From: Siobhan Butler <siobhan.a.butler@intel.com>

> 

> Adjusted line lengths and removed references to Intel which are no longer relevant in linux gsg.

> 

> Signed-off-by: Siobhan Butler <siobhan.a.butler@intel.com>


Acked-by: Bernard Iremonger <bernard.iremonger@intel.com>


 I have applied the patch to my tree next/dpdk-doc.
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diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_dpdk.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_dpdk.rst
index 5bdd6d8..d09c69d 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_dpdk.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_dpdk.rst
@@ -28,17 +28,17 @@ 
     (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE
     OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
 
-Compiling the Intel® DPDK Target from Source
-============================================
+Compiling the DPDK Target from Source
+=====================================
 
 .. note::
 
     Parts of this process can also be done using the setup script described in Chapter 6 of this document.
 
-Install the Intel® DPDK and Browse Sources
-------------------------------------------
+Install the DPDK and Browse Sources
+-----------------------------------
 
-First, uncompress the archive and move to the uncompressed Intel® DPDK source directory:
+First, uncompress the archive and move to the uncompressed DPDK source directory:
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -47,20 +47,20 @@  First, uncompress the archive and move to the uncompressed Intel® DPDK source d
    user@host:~/DPDK-<version>$ ls
    app/   config/   examples/   lib/   LICENSE.GPL   LICENSE.LGPL   Makefile   mk/   scripts/   tools/
 
-The Intel® DPDK is composed of several directories:
+The DPDK is composed of several directories:
 
-*   lib: Source code of Intel® DPDK libraries
+*   lib: Source code of DPDK libraries
 
-*   app: Source code of Intel® DPDK applications (automatic tests)
+*   app: Source code of DPDK applications (automatic tests)
 
-*   examples: Source code of Intel® DPDK application examples
+*   examples: Source code of DPDK application examples
 
 *   config, tools, scripts, mk: Framework-related makefiles, scripts and configuration
 
-Installation of Intel® DPDK Target Environments
------------------------------------------------
+Installation of DPDK Target Environments
+----------------------------------------
 
-The format of a Intel® DPDK target is:
+The format of a DPDK target is:
 
     ARCH-MACHINE-EXECENV-TOOLCHAIN
 
@@ -83,7 +83,7 @@  The defconfig\_ prefix should not be used.
     Configuration files are provided with the RTE_MACHINE optimization level set.
     Within the configuration files, the RTE_MACHINE configuration value is set to native,
     which means that the compiled software is tuned for the platform on which it is built.
-    For more information on this setting, and its possible values, see the *Intel® DPDK Programmers Guide*.
+    For more information on this setting, and its possible values, see the *DPDK Programmers Guide*.
 
 When using the Intel® C++ Compiler (icc), one of the following commands should be invoked for 64-bit or 32-bit use respectively.
 Notice that the shell scripts update the $PATH variable and therefore should not be performed in the same session.
@@ -94,7 +94,7 @@  Also, verify the compiler's installation directory since the path may be differe
     source /opt/intel/bin/iccvars.sh intel64
     source /opt/intel/bin/iccvars.sh ia32
 
-To install and make targets, use the make install T=<target> command in the top-level Intel® DPDK directory.
+To install and make targets, use the make install T=<target> command in the top-level DPDK directory.
 
 For example, to compile a 64-bit target using icc, run:
 
@@ -134,11 +134,11 @@  use the make config T=<target> command:
 .. warning::
 
     The igb_uio module must be compiled with the same kernel as the one running on the target.
-    If the Intel® DPDK is not being built on the target machine,
+    If the DPDK is not being built on the target machine,
     the RTE_KERNELDIR environment variable should be used to point the compilation at a copy of the kernel version to be used on the target machine.
 
 Once the target environment is created, the user may move to the target environment directory and continue to make code changes and re-compile.
-The user may also make modifications to the compile-time Intel® DPDK configuration by editing the .config file in the build directory.
+The user may also make modifications to the compile-time DPDK configuration by editing the .config file in the build directory.
 (This is a build-local copy of the defconfig file from the top- level config directory).
 
 .. code-block:: console
@@ -149,10 +149,10 @@  The user may also make modifications to the compile-time Intel® DPDK configurat
 
 In addition, the make clean command can be used to remove any existing compiled files for a subsequent full, clean rebuild of the code.
 
-Browsing the Installed Intel® DPDK Environment Target
------------------------------------------------------
+Browsing the Installed DPDK Environment Target
+----------------------------------------------
 
-Once a target is created it contains all libraries and header files for the Intel® DPDK environment that are required to build customer applications.
+Once a target is created it contains all libraries and header files for the DPDK environment that are required to build customer applications.
 In addition, the test and testpmd applications are built under the build/app directory, which may be used for testing.
 In the case of Linux, a kmod  directory is also present that contains a module to install:
 
@@ -161,12 +161,12 @@  In the case of Linux, a kmod  directory is also present that contains a module t
     $ ls x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc
     app build hostapp include kmod lib Makefile
 
-Loading the Intel® DPDK igb_uio Module
---------------------------------------
+Loading the DPDK igb_uio Module
+-------------------------------
 
-To run any Intel® DPDK application, the igb_uio module can be loaded into the running kernel.
-The module is found in the kmod sub-directory of the Intel® DPDK target directory.
-This module should be loaded using the insmod command as shown below (assuming that the current directory is the Intel® DPDK target directory).
+To run any DPDK application, the igb_uio module can be loaded into the running kernel.
+The module is found in the kmod sub-directory of the DPDK target directory.
+This module should be loaded using the insmod command as shown below (assuming that the current directory is the DPDK target directory).
 In many cases, the uio support in the Linux* kernel is compiled as a module rather than as part of the kernel,
 so it is often necessary to load the uio module first:
 
@@ -175,12 +175,12 @@  so it is often necessary to load the uio module first:
     sudo modprobe uio
     sudo insmod kmod/igb_uio.ko
 
-Since Intel® DPDK release 1.7 provides VFIO support, compilation and use of igb_uio module has become optional for platforms that support using VFIO.
+Since DPDK release 1.7 provides VFIO support, compilation and use of igb_uio module has become optional for platforms that support using VFIO.
 
 Loading VFIO Module
 -------------------
 
-To run an Intel® DPDK application and make use of VFIO, the vfio-pci module must be loaded:
+To run an DPDK application and make use of VFIO, the vfio-pci module must be loaded:
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -192,22 +192,22 @@  however please consult your distributions documentation to make sure that is the
 
 Also, to use VFIO, both kernel and BIOS must support and be configured to use IO virtualization (such as Intel® VT-d).
 
-For proper operation of VFIO when running Intel® DPDK applications as a non-privileged user, correct permissions should also be set up.
-This can be done by using the Intel® DPDK setup script (called setup.sh and located in the tools directory).
+For proper operation of VFIO when running DPDK applications as a non-privileged user, correct permissions should also be set up.
+This can be done by using the DPDK setup script (called setup.sh and located in the tools directory).
 
 Binding and Unbinding Network Ports to/from the igb_uioor VFIO Modules
 ----------------------------------------------------------------------
 
-As of release 1.4, Intel® DPDK applications no longer automatically unbind all supported network ports from the kernel driver in use.
-Instead, all ports that are to be used by an Intel® DPDK application must be bound to the igb_uio or vfio-pci module before the application is run.
-Any network ports under Linux* control will be ignored by the Intel® DPDK poll-mode drivers and cannot be used by the application.
+As of release 1.4, DPDK applications no longer automatically unbind all supported network ports from the kernel driver in use.
+Instead, all ports that are to be used by an DPDK application must be bound to the igb_uio or vfio-pci module before the application is run.
+Any network ports under Linux* control will be ignored by the DPDK poll-mode drivers and cannot be used by the application.
 
 .. warning::
 
-    The Intel® DPDK will, by default, no longer automatically unbind network ports from the kernel driver at startup.
-    Any ports to be used by an Intel® DPDK application must be unbound from Linux* control and bound to the igb_uio or vfio-pci module before the application is run.
+    The DPDK will, by default, no longer automatically unbind network ports from the kernel driver at startup.
+    Any ports to be used by an DPDK application must be unbound from Linux* control and bound to the igb_uio or vfio-pci module before the application is run.
 
-To bind ports to the igb_uio or vfio-pci module for Intel® DPDK use, and then subsequently return ports to Linux* control,
+To bind ports to the igb_uio or vfio-pci module for DPDK use, and then subsequently return ports to Linux* control,
 a utility script called dpdk_nic _bind.py is provided in the tools subdirectory.
 This utility can be used to provide a view of the current state of the network ports on the system,
 and to bind and unbind those ports from the different kernel modules, including igb_uio and vfio-pci.
diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst
index 0eec4b1..40d1eb7 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/build_sample_apps.rst
@@ -31,7 +31,7 @@ 
 Compiling and Running Sample Applications
 =========================================
 
-The chapter describes how to compile and run applications in an Intel® DPDK environment.
+The chapter describes how to compile and run applications in an DPDK environment.
 It also provides a pointer to where sample applications are stored.
 
 .. note::
@@ -41,20 +41,20 @@  It also provides a pointer to where sample applications are stored.
 Compiling a Sample Application
 ------------------------------
 
-Once an Intel® DPDK target environment directory has been created (such as x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc),
+Once an DPDK target environment directory has been created (such as x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc),
 it contains all libraries and header files required to build an application.
 
-When compiling an application in the Linux* environment on the Intel® DPDK, the following variables must be exported:
+When compiling an application in the Linux* environment on the DPDK, the following variables must be exported:
 
-* RTE_SDK - Points to the Intel® DPDK installation directory.
+* RTE_SDK - Points to the DPDK installation directory.
 
-* RTE_TARGET - Points to the Intel® DPDK target environment directory.
+* RTE_TARGET - Points to the DPDK target environment directory.
 
-The following is an example of creating the helloworld application, which runs in the Intel® DPDK Linux environment.
+The following is an example of creating the helloworld application, which runs in the DPDK Linux environment.
 This example may be found in the ${RTE_SDK}/examples directory.
 
-The directory contains the main.c file. This file, when combined with the libraries in the Intel® DPDK target environment,
-calls the various functions to initialize the Intel® DPDK environment,
+The directory contains the main.c file. This file, when combined with the libraries in the DPDK target environment,
+calls the various functions to initialize the DPDK environment,
 then launches an entry point (dispatch application) for each core to be utilized.
 By default, the binary is generated in the build directory.
 
@@ -74,8 +74,8 @@  By default, the binary is generated in the build directory.
 
 .. note::
 
-    In the above example, helloworld was in the directory structure of the Intel® DPDK.
-    However, it could have been located outside the directory structure to keep the Intel® DPDK structure intact.
+    In the above example, helloworld was in the directory structure of the DPDK.
+    However, it could have been located outside the directory structure to keep the DPDK structure intact.
     In the following case, the helloworld application is copied to a new directory as a new starting point.
 
     .. code-block:: console
@@ -101,8 +101,8 @@  Running a Sample Application
 
     Any ports to be used by the application must be already bound to the igb_uio module, as described in Section 3.5, prior to running the application.
 
-The application is linked with the Intel® DPDK target environment's Environmental Abstraction Layer (EAL) library,
-which provides some options that are generic to every Intel® DPDK application.
+The application is linked with the DPDK target environment's Environmental Abstraction Layer (EAL) library,
+which provides some options that are generic to every DPDK application.
 
 The following is the list of options that can be given to the EAL:
 
@@ -144,7 +144,7 @@  The EAL options are as follows:
 
 The -c and the -n options are mandatory; the others are optional.
 
-Copy the Intel® DPDK application binary to your target, then run the application as follows
+Copy the DPDK application binary to your target, then run the application as follows
 (assuming the platform has four memory channels per processor socket,
 and that cores 0-3 are present and are to be used for running the application):
 
@@ -154,19 +154,19 @@  and that cores 0-3 are present and are to be used for running the application):
 
 .. note::
 
-    The --proc-type and  --file-prefix EAL options are used for running multiple Intel® DPDK processes.
-    See the “Multi-process Sample Application” chapter in the *Intel® DPDK Sample Applications User Guide* and
-    the *Intel® DPDK Programmers Guide* for more details.
+    The --proc-type and  --file-prefix EAL options are used for running multiple DPDK processes.
+    See the “Multi-process Sample Application” chapter in the *DPDK Sample Applications User Guide* and
+    the *DPDK Programmers Guide* for more details.
 
 Logical Core Use by Applications
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
-The coremask parameter is always mandatory for Intel® DPDK applications.
+The coremask parameter is always mandatory for DPDK applications.
 Each bit of the mask corresponds to the equivalent logical core number as reported by Linux.
 Since these logical core numbers, and their mapping to specific cores on specific NUMA sockets, can vary from platform to platform,
 it is recommended that the core layout for each platform be considered when choosing the coremask to use in each case.
 
-On initialization of the EAL layer by an Intel® DPDK application, the logical cores to be used and their socket location are displayed.
+On initialization of the EAL layer by an DPDK application, the logical cores to be used and their socket location are displayed.
 This information can also be determined for all cores on the system by examining the /proc/cpuinfo file, for example, by running cat /proc/cpuinfo.
 The physical id attribute listed for each processor indicates the CPU socket to which it belongs.
 This can be useful when using other processors to understand the mapping of the logical cores to the sockets.
@@ -189,7 +189,7 @@  Hugepage Memory Use by Applications
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
 When running an application, it is recommended to use the same amount of memory as that allocated for hugepages.
-This is done automatically by the Intel® DPDK application at startup,
+This is done automatically by the DPDK application at startup,
 if no -m or --socket-mem parameter is passed to it when run.
 
 If more memory is requested by explicitly passing a -m or --socket-mem value, the application fails.
@@ -202,7 +202,7 @@  If the user requests 128 MB of memory, the 64 pages may not match the constraint
     In this case, if the application attempts to create an object, such as a ring or memory pool in socket 0, it fails.
     To avoid this issue, it is recommended that the -- socket-mem option be used instead of the -m option.
 
-*   These pages can be located anywhere in physical memory, and, although the Intel® DPDK EAL will attempt to allocate memory in contiguous blocks,
+*   These pages can be located anywhere in physical memory, and, although the DPDK EAL will attempt to allocate memory in contiguous blocks,
     it is possible that the pages will not be contiguous. In this case, the application is not able to allocate big memory pools.
 
 The socket-mem option can be used to request specific amounts of memory for specific sockets.
@@ -210,14 +210,14 @@  This is accomplished by supplying the --socket-mem flag followed by amounts of m
 for example, supply --socket-mem=0,512 to try and reserve 512 MB for socket 1 only.
 Similarly, on a four socket system, to allocate 1 GB memory on each of sockets 0 and 2 only, the parameter --socket-mem=1024,0,1024 can be used.
 No memory will be reserved on any CPU socket that is not explicitly referenced, for example, socket 3 in this case.
-If the Intel® DPDK cannot allocate enough memory on each socket, the EAL initialization fails.
+If the DPDK cannot allocate enough memory on each socket, the EAL initialization fails.
 
 Additional Sample Applications
 ------------------------------
 
 Additional sample applications are included in the ${RTE_SDK}/examples directory.
 These sample applications may be built and run in a manner similar to that described in earlier sections in this manual.
-In addition, see the *Intel® DPDK Sample Applications User Guide* for a description of the application,
+In addition, see the *DPDK Sample Applications User Guide* for a description of the application,
 specific instructions on compilation and execution and some explanation of the code.
 
 Additional Test Applications
@@ -227,7 +227,7 @@  In addition, there are two other applications that are built when the libraries
 The source files for these are in the DPDK/app directory and are called test and testpmd.
 Once the libraries are created, they can be found in the build/app directory.
 
-*   The test application provides a variety of specific tests for the various functions in the Intel® DPDK.
+*   The test application provides a variety of specific tests for the various functions in the DPDK.
 
 *   The testpmd application provides a number of different packet throughput tests and
     examples of features such as how to use the Flow Director found in the Intel® 82599 10 Gigabit Ethernet Controller.
diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/enable_func.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/enable_func.rst
index 00c6d9e..3590000 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/enable_func.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/enable_func.rst
@@ -58,7 +58,7 @@  If no entries are returned, HPET must be enabled in the BIOS (as per the instruc
 Linux Kernel Support
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
-The Intel® DPDK makes use of the platform HPET timer by mapping the timer counter into the process address space, and as such,
+The DPDK makes use of the platform HPET timer by mapping the timer counter into the process address space, and as such,
 requires that the HPET_MMAP kernel configuration option be enabled.
 
 .. warning::
@@ -66,10 +66,10 @@  requires that the HPET_MMAP kernel configuration option be enabled.
     On Fedora*, and other common distributions such as Ubuntu*, the HPET_MMAP kernel option is not enabled by default.
     To recompile the Linux kernel with this option enabled, please consult the distributions documentation for the relevant instructions.
 
-Enabling HPET in the Intel® DPDK
+Enabling HPET in the DPDK
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
-By default, HPET support is disabled in the Intel® DPDK build configuration files.
+By default, HPET support is disabled in the DPDK build configuration files.
 To use HPET, the CONFIG_RTE_LIBEAL_USE_HPET setting should be changed to “y”, which will enable the HPET settings at compile time.
 
 For an application to use the rte_get_hpet_cycles() and rte_get_hpet_hz() API calls,
@@ -86,13 +86,13 @@  The application can then determine what action to take, if any, if the HPET is n
     These generic APIs can work with either TSC or HPET time sources, depending on what is requested by an application call to rte_eal_hpet_init(),
     if any, and on what is available on the system at runtime.
 
-Running Intel® DPDK Applications Without Root Privileges
+Running DPDK Applications Without Root Privileges
 --------------------------------------------------------
 
-Although applications using the Intel® DPDK use network ports and other hardware resources directly,
+Although applications using the DPDK use network ports and other hardware resources directly,
 with a number of small permission adjustments it is possible to run these applications as a user other than “root”.
 To do so, the ownership, or permissions, on the following Linux file system objects should be adjusted to ensure that
-the Linux user account being used to run the Intel® DPDK application has access to them:
+the Linux user account being used to run the DPDK application has access to them:
 
 *   All directories which serve as hugepage mount points, for example,   /mnt/huge
 
@@ -107,7 +107,7 @@  the Linux user account being used to run the Intel® DPDK application has access
 Power Management and Power Saving Functionality
 -----------------------------------------------
 
-Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology must be enabled in the platform BIOS if the power management feature of Intel® DPDK is to be used.
+Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology must be enabled in the platform BIOS if the power management feature of DPDK is to be used.
 Otherwise, the sys file folder /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/cpufreq will not exist, and the CPU frequency- based power management cannot be used.
 Consult the relevant BIOS documentation to determine how these settings can be accessed.
 
@@ -122,25 +122,25 @@  In addition, C3 and C6 should be enabled as well for power management. The path
 Using Linux* Core Isolation to Reduce Context Switches
 ------------------------------------------------------
 
-While the threads used by an Intel® DPDK application are pinned to logical cores on the system,
+While the threads used by an DPDK application are pinned to logical cores on the system,
 it is possible for the Linux scheduler to run other tasks on those cores also.
 To help prevent additional workloads from running on those cores,
 it is possible to use the isolcpus Linux* kernel parameter to isolate them from the general Linux scheduler.
 
-For example, if Intel® DPDK applications are to run on logical cores 2, 4 and 6,
+For example, if DPDK applications are to run on logical cores 2, 4 and 6,
 the following should be added to the kernel parameter list:
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
     isolcpus=2,4,6
 
-Loading the Intel® DPDK KNI Kernel Module
+Loading the DPDK KNI Kernel Module
 -----------------------------------------
 
-To run the Intel® DPDK Kernel NIC Interface (KNI) sample application, an extra kernel module (the kni module) must be loaded into the running kernel.
-The module is found in the kmod sub-directory of the Intel® DPDK target directory.
+To run the DPDK Kernel NIC Interface (KNI) sample application, an extra kernel module (the kni module) must be loaded into the running kernel.
+The module is found in the kmod sub-directory of the DPDK target directory.
 Similar to the loading of the igb_uio module, this module should be loaded using the insmod command as shown below
-(assuming that the current directory is the Intel® DPDK target directory):
+(assuming that the current directory is the DPDK target directory):
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -148,10 +148,10 @@  Similar to the loading of the igb_uio module, this module should be loaded using
 
 .. note::
 
-    See the “Kernel NIC Interface Sample Application” chapter in the *Intel® DPDK Sample Applications User Guide* for more details.
+    See the “Kernel NIC Interface Sample Application” chapter in the *DPDK Sample Applications User Guide* for more details.
 
-Using Linux IOMMU Pass-Through to Run Intel® DPDK with Intel® VT-d
-------------------------------------------------------------------
+Using Linux IOMMU Pass-Through to Run DPDK with Intel® VT-d
+-----------------------------------------------------------
 
 To enable Intel® VT-d in a Linux kernel, a number of kernel configuration options must be set. These include:
 
@@ -161,7 +161,7 @@  To enable Intel® VT-d in a Linux kernel, a number of kernel configuration optio
 
 *   INTEL_IOMMU
 
-In addition, to run the Intel® DPDK with Intel® VT-d, the iommu=pt kernel parameter must be used when using igb_uio driver.
+In addition, to run the DPDK with Intel® VT-d, the iommu=pt kernel parameter must be used when using igb_uio driver.
 This results in pass-through of the DMAR (DMA Remapping) lookup in the host.
 Also, if INTEL_IOMMU_DEFAULT_ON is not set in the kernel, the intel_iommu=on kernel parameter must be used too.
 This ensures that the Intel IOMMU is being initialized as expected.
diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/intro.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/intro.rst
index 6bcc80b..a6ee188 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/intro.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/intro.rst
@@ -31,37 +31,37 @@ 
 Introduction
 ============
 
-This document contains instructions for installing and configuring the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit (Intel® DPDK) software.
+This document contains instructions for installing and configuring the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) software.
 It is designed to get customers up and running quickly.
-The document describes how to compile and run an Intel® DPDK application in a Linux* application (linuxapp) environment,
+The document describes how to compile and run a DPDK application in a Linux* application (linuxapp) environment,
 without going deeply into detail.
 
 Documentation Roadmap
 ---------------------
 
-The following is a list of Intel® DPDK documents in the suggested reading order:
+The following is a list of DPDK documents in the suggested reading order:
 
 *   Release Notes: Provides release-specific information, including supported features, limitations, fixed issues, known issues and so on.
     Also, provides the answers to frequently asked questions in FAQ format.
 
-*   Getting Started Guide (this document): Describes how to install and configure the Intel® DPDK; designed to get users up and running quickly with the software.
+*   Getting Started Guide (this document): Describes how to install and configure the DPDK; designed to get users up and running quickly with the software.
 
 *   Programmer's Guide: Describes:
 
     *   The software architecture and how to use it (through examples), specifically in a Linux* application (linuxapp) environment
 
-    *   The content of the Intel® DPDK, the build system (including the commands that can be used in the root Intel® DPDK Makefile to build the development kit and
+    *   The content of the DPDK, the build system (including the commands that can be used in the root DPDK Makefile to build the development kit and
         an application) and guidelines for porting an application
 
     *   Optimizations used in the software and those that should be considered for new development
 
     A glossary of terms is also provided.
 
-*   API Reference: Provides detailed information about Intel® DPDK functions, data structures and other programming constructs.
+*   API Reference: Provides detailed information about DPDK functions, data structures and other programming constructs.
 
 *   Sample Applications User Guide: Describes a set of sample applications.
     Each chapter describes a sample application that showcases specific functionality and provides instructions on how to compile, run and use the sample application.
 
 .. note::
 
-    These documents are available for download as a separate documentation package at the same location as the Intel® DPDK code package.
+    These documents are available for download as a separate documentation package at the same location as the DPDK code package.
diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/quick_start.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/quick_start.rst
index 98815dd..d4652df 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/quick_start.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/quick_start.rst
@@ -33,17 +33,17 @@  Quick Start Setup Script
 
 The setup.sh script, found in the tools subdirectory, allows the user to perform the following tasks:
 
-*   Build the Intel® DPDK libraries
+*   Build the DPDK libraries
 
-*   Insert and remove the Intel® DPDK IGB_UIO kernel module
+*   Insert and remove the DPDK IGB_UIO kernel module
 
 *   Insert and remove VFIO kernel modules
 
-*   Insert and remove the Intel® DPDK KNI kernel module
+*   Insert and remove the DPDK KNI kernel module
 
 *   Create and delete hugepages for NUMA and non-NUMA cases
 
-*   View network port status and reserve ports for Intel® DPDK application use
+*   View network port status and reserve ports for DPDK application use
 
 *   Set up permissions for using VFIO as a non-privileged user
 
@@ -53,10 +53,10 @@  The setup.sh script, found in the tools subdirectory, allows the user to perform
 
 *   List hugepages in /mnt/huge
 
-*   Remove built Intel® DPDK libraries
+*   Remove built DPDK libraries
 
 Once these steps have been completed for one of the EAL targets,
-the user may compile their own application that links in the EAL libraries to create the Intel® DPDK image.
+the user may compile their own application that links in the EAL libraries to create the DPDK image.
 
 Script Organization
 -------------------
@@ -67,22 +67,22 @@  The following is a brief synopsis of each step.
 
 **Step 1: Build DPDK Libraries**
 
-Initially, the user must select an Intel® DPDK target to choose the correct target type and compiler options to use when building the libraries.
+Initially, the user must select a DPDK target to choose the correct target type and compiler options to use when building the libraries.
 
 The user must have all libraries, modules, updates and compilers installed in the system prior to this,
 as described in the earlier chapters in this Getting Started Guide.
 
 **Step 2: Setup Environment**
 
-The user configures the Linux* environment to support the running of Intel® DPDK applications.
+The user configures the Linux* environment to support the running of DPDK applications.
 Hugepages can be set up for NUMA or non-NUMA systems. Any existing hugepages will be removed.
-The Intel® DPDK kernel module that is needed can also be inserted in this step,
-and network ports may be bound to this module for Intel® DPDK application use.
+The DPDK kernel module that is needed can also be inserted in this step,
+and network ports may be bound to this module for DPDK application use.
 
 **Step 3: Run an Application**
 
 The user may run the test application once the other steps have been performed.
-The test application allows the user to run a series of functional tests for the Intel® DPDK.
+The test application allows the user to run a series of functional tests for the DPDK.
 The testpmd application, which supports the receiving and sending of packets, can also be run.
 
 **Step 4: Examining the System**
@@ -202,7 +202,7 @@  Some options in the script prompt the user for further data before proceeding.
 
 Option:
 
-The following selection demonstrates the creation of the x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc Intel® DPDK library.
+The following selection demonstrates the creation of the x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc DPDK library.
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -218,7 +218,7 @@  The following selection demonstrates the creation of the x86_64-native-linuxapp-
     Build complete
     RTE_TARGET exported as x86_64-native -linuxapp-gcc
 
-The following selection demonstrates the starting of the Intel® DPDK UIO driver.
+The following selection demonstrates the starting of the DPDK UIO driver.
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -272,7 +272,7 @@  Applications
 Once the user has run the setup.sh script, built one of the EAL targets and set up hugepages (if using one of the Linux EAL targets),
 the user can then move on to building and running their application or one of the examples provided.
 
-The examples in the /examples directory provide a good starting point to gain an understanding of the operation of the Intel® DPDK.
+The examples in the /examples directory provide a good starting point to gain an understanding of the operation of the DPDK.
 The following command sequence shows how the helloworld sample application is built and run.
 As recommended in Section 4.2.1 , "Logical Core Use by Applications",
 the logical core layout of the platform should be determined when selecting a core mask to use for an application.
diff --git a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/sys_reqs.rst b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/sys_reqs.rst
index f712bec..8e2307b 100644
--- a/doc/guides/linux_gsg/sys_reqs.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/linux_gsg/sys_reqs.rst
@@ -31,31 +31,31 @@ 
 System Requirements
 ===================
 
-This chapter describes the packages required to compile the Intel® DPDK.
+This chapter describes the packages required to compile the DPDK.
 
 .. note::
 
-    If the Intel® DPDK is being used on an Intel® Communications Chipset 89xx Series platform,
+    If the DPDK is being used on an Intel® Communications Chipset 89xx Series platform,
     please consult the *Intel® Communications Chipset 89xx Series Software for Linux* Getting Started Guide*.
 
 BIOS Setting Prerequisite on x86
 --------------------------------
 
-For the majority of platforms, no special BIOS settings are needed to use basic Intel® DPDK functionality.
+For the majority of platforms, no special BIOS settings are needed to use basic DPDK functionality.
 However, for additional HPET timer and power management functionality,
 and high performance of small packets on 40G NIC, BIOS setting changes may be needed.
 Consult :ref:`Chapter 5. Enabling Additional Functionality <Enabling_Additional_Functionality>`
 for more information on the required changes.
 
-Compilation of the Intel® DPDK
-------------------------------
+Compilation of the DPDK
+-----------------------
 
 **Required Tools:**
 
 .. note::
 
     Testing has been performed using Fedora* 18. The setup commands and installed packages needed on other systems may be different.
-    For details on other Linux distributions and the versions tested, please consult the Intel® DPDK Release Notes.
+    For details on other Linux distributions and the versions tested, please consult the DPDK Release Notes.
 
 *   GNU  make
 
@@ -78,7 +78,7 @@  Compilation of the Intel® DPDK
 
     glibc.ppc64, libgcc.ppc64, libstdc++.ppc64 and glibc-devel.ppc64 for IBM ppc_64;
 
-*   Python, version 2.6 or 2.7, to use various helper scripts included in the Intel® DPDK package
+*   Python, version 2.6 or 2.7, to use various helper scripts included in the DPDK package
 
 
 **Optional Tools:**
@@ -94,10 +94,10 @@  Compilation of the Intel® DPDK
 *   libpcap headers and libraries (libpcap-devel) to compile and use the libpcap-based poll-mode driver.
     This driver is disabled by default and can be enabled by setting CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_PMD_PCAP=y in the build time config file.
 
-Running Intel® DPDK Applications
---------------------------------
+Running DPDK Applications
+-------------------------
 
-To run an Intel® DPDK application, some customization may be required on the target machine.
+To run an DPDK application, some customization may be required on the target machine.
 
 System Software
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
@@ -112,8 +112,8 @@  System Software
 
         uname -r
 
-For details of the patches needed to use the Intel® DPDK with earlier kernel versions,
-see the Intel® DPDK FAQ included in the *Intel® DPDK Release Notes*.
+For details of the patches needed to use the DPDK with earlier kernel versions,
+see the DPDK FAQ included in the *DPDK Release Notes*.
 Note also that Redhat* Linux* 6.2 and 6.3 uses a 2.6.32 kernel that already has all the necessary patches applied.
 
 *   glibc >= 2.7 (for features related to cpuset)
@@ -133,9 +133,9 @@  Note also that Redhat* Linux* 6.2 and 6.3 uses a 2.6.32 kernel that already has
 *   Kernel configuration
 
     In the Fedora* OS and other common distributions, such as Ubuntu*, or RedHat Enterprise Linux*,
-    the vendor supplied kernel configurations can be used to run most Intel® DPDK applications.
+    the vendor supplied kernel configurations can be used to run most DPDK applications.
 
-    For other kernel builds, options which should be enabled for Intel® DPDK include:
+    For other kernel builds, options which should be enabled for DPDK include:
 
     *   UIO support
 
@@ -156,8 +156,8 @@  and therefore less Translation Lookaside Buffers (TLBs, high speed translation c
 which reduce the time it takes to translate a virtual page address to a physical page address.
 Without hugepages, high TLB miss rates would occur with the standard 4k page size, slowing performance.
 
-Reserving Hugepages for Intel® DPDK Use
-^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+Reserving Hugepages for DPDK Use
+^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 
 The allocation of hugepages should be done at boot time or as soon as possible after system boot
 to prevent memory from being fragmented in physical memory.
@@ -214,10 +214,10 @@  On a NUMA machine, pages should be allocated explicitly on separate nodes:
 
     For 1G pages, it is not possible to reserve the hugepage memory after the system has booted.
 
-Using Hugepages with the Intel® DPDK
-^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+Using Hugepages with the DPDK
+^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 
-Once the hugepage memory is reserved, to make the memory available for Intel® DPDK use, perform the following steps:
+Once the hugepage memory is reserved, to make the memory available for DPDK use, perform the following steps:
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -240,26 +240,26 @@  Xen Domain0 Support in the Linux* Environment
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
 The existing memory management implementation is based on the Linux* kernel hugepage mechanism.
-On the Xen hypervisor, hugepage support for DomainU (DomU) Guests means that Intel® DPDK applications work as normal for guests.
+On the Xen hypervisor, hugepage support for DomainU (DomU) Guests means that DPDK applications work as normal for guests.
 
 However, Domain0 (Dom0) does not support hugepages.
 To work around this limitation, a new kernel module rte_dom0_mm is added to facilitate the allocation and mapping of memory via
 **IOCTL** (allocation) and **MMAP** (mapping).
 
-Enabling Xen Dom0 Mode in the Intel® DPDK
-^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+Enabling Xen Dom0 Mode in the DPDK
+^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 
-By default, Xen Dom0 mode is disabled in the Intel® DPDK build configuration files.
+By default, Xen Dom0 mode is disabled in the DPDK build configuration files.
 To support Xen Dom0, the CONFIG_RTE_LIBRTE_XEN_DOM0 setting should be changed to “y”, which enables the Xen Dom0 mode at compile time.
 
 Furthermore, the CONFIG_RTE_EAL_ALLOW_INV_SOCKET_ID setting should also be changed to “y” in the case of the wrong socket ID being received.
 
-Loading the Intel® DPDK rte_dom0_mm Module
-^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+Loading the DPDK rte_dom0_mm Module
+^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 
-To run any Intel® DPDK application on Xen Dom0, the rte_dom0_mm module must be loaded into the running kernel with rsv_memsize option.
-The module is found in the kmod sub-directory of the Intel® DPDK target directory.
-This module should be loaded using the insmod command as shown below (assuming that the current directory is the Intel® DPDK target directory):
+To run any DPDK application on Xen Dom0, the rte_dom0_mm module must be loaded into the running kernel with rsv_memsize option.
+The module is found in the kmod sub-directory of the DPDK target directory.
+This module should be loaded using the insmod command as shown below (assuming that the current directory is the DPDK target directory):
 
 .. code-block:: console
 
@@ -267,8 +267,8 @@  This module should be loaded using the insmod command as shown below (assuming t
 
 The value X cannot be greater than 4096(MB).
 
-Configuring Memory for Intel® DPDK Use
-^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+Configuring Memory for DPDK Use
+^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 
 After the rte_dom0_mm.ko kernel module has been loaded, the user must configure the memory size for DPDK usage.
 This is done by echoing the memory size to a memsize file in the /sys/devices/ directory.
@@ -290,7 +290,7 @@  Xen Domain0 does not support NUMA configuration, as a result the --socket-mem co
 
     The memsize value cannot be greater than the rsv_memsize value.
 
-Running the Intel® DPDK Application on Xen Domain0
-^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+Running the DPDK Application on Xen Domain0
+^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 
-To run the Intel® DPDK application on Xen Domain0, an extra command line option --xen-dom0 is required.
+To run the DPDK application on Xen Domain0, an extra command line option --xen-dom0 is required.