[dpdk-dev] reg: dpdk on virtual machine

Denys Haryachyy garyachy at gmail.com
Tue Nov 25 09:27:37 CET 2014

We have tested DPDK inside VM in two different ways:
- Using virtual interface. Thus we were able to develop DPDK apps on any
- Using PCI pass-through. Thus we were able to achieve maximum speed on
DPDK-enabled NIC.

Please check the following blog posts.
DPDK bring-up in VM using virtual interface
Setup PCI passthrough for DPDK NIC


On Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:45 AM, Qiu, Michael <michael.qiu at intel.com> wrote:

> On 11/24/2014 7:24 PM, Anand Angadi wrote:
> > Hi friends,
> > I wanted to know how to install dpdk on virtual machine and how to get
> > virtual intel dpdk NIC card(virthal hardware)
> > in virtual  machine if anybody know about it please reply me.
> I think there is no difference if your VM is KVM based(Others like Xen
> or vmware I do not know).
> For virtual NIC, you can add one intel NIC in your VM hardware
> config(pass through or emulation mode)
> Thanks,
> Michael
> >
> > Regards...
> > Anand
> >
> >

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