[dpdk-users] Problem building DPDK libraries

Thomas Monjalon thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com
Thu Nov 17 18:27:54 CET 2016

2016-11-17 17:02, David Aldrich:
> You are all very helpful. Thank you.
> I'm afraid 'make install' isn't working:
> # make install
> make[1]: Nothing to be done for 'pre_install'.
> ================== Installing /usr/local/
> cp: cannot stat 'build/lib/*': No such file or directory
> /root/dpdk-2.2.0/mk/rte.sdkinstall.mk:116: recipe for target 'install-runtime' failed
> make[3]: *** [install-runtime] Error 1

The canonical commands are:

	make config T=x86_64-native-linuxapp-gcc
	make -j3
	make install DESTDIR=myinstall

You can change build/.config if needed.
The install step is optional.

There is also
	make help

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