[dpdk-dev] Specific NIC for DPDK?

St Leger, Jim jim.st.leger at intel.com
Mon Jan 6 17:23:11 CET 2014

You could write a PMD for any NIC. The work is only done for the NICs listed here http://dpdk.org/doc/nics
But nothing stopping anyone from using other NICs if they want to write the PMD.


-----Original Message-----
From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces at dpdk.org] On Behalf Of TSADOK, Shlomi (Shlomi)
Sent: Monday, January 06, 2014 8:42 AM
To: Thomas Monjalon
Cc: dev at dpdk.org
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] Specific NIC for DPDK?

Thanks guys

So basically "only" Intel* and mlx4 are supported? Do I get it right?


-----Original Message-----
From: Thomas Monjalon [mailto:thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com]
Sent: Monday, January 06, 2014 5:39 PM
To: TSADOK, Shlomi (Shlomi)
Cc: dev at dpdk.org; Daniel Kaminsky
Subject: Re: [dpdk-dev] Specific NIC for DPDK?

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:


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