[dpdk-dev] Specific NIC for DPDK?

Thomas Monjalon thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com
Mon Jan 6 17:04:26 CET 2014

06/01/2014 16:41, TSADOK, Shlomi (Shlomi) :
> So basically "only" Intel* and mlx4 are supported? Do I get it right?

Yes, they are the poll mode drivers for hardware NICs.
Note that pcap should allow to run DPDK with other NICs but without 
performance gain.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thomas Monjalon [mailto:thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com]
> 06/01/2014 14:31, Daniel Kaminsky :
> > Currently DPDK supports most of Intel 1Gb and 10Gb NICs. The exact
> > list can be found at lib/librte_eal/common/include/rte_pci_dev_ids.h
> There are more supported NICs than in rte_pci_dev_ids.h.
> Please have a look at the online documentation:
> 	http://dpdk.org/doc/nics

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