[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] doc: add links for preconditions for meson

asafp at nvidia.com asafp at nvidia.com
Wed Feb 24 09:53:24 CET 2021

From: Asaf Penso <asafp at nvidia.com>

To compile with meson some dependencies should be installed.
Section "Getting the Tools" describes what needed, but per
OS there are additional steps to do.

Add links to Linux, FreeBSD, and Windows guide for more info.

Signed-off-by: Asaf Penso <asafp at nvidia.com>
 doc/guides/prog_guide/build-sdk-meson.rst | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

diff --git a/doc/guides/prog_guide/build-sdk-meson.rst b/doc/guides/prog_guide/build-sdk-meson.rst
index 3429e26..5ee56e8 100644
--- a/doc/guides/prog_guide/build-sdk-meson.rst
+++ b/doc/guides/prog_guide/build-sdk-meson.rst
@@ -46,6 +46,14 @@ already installed, it too is generally packaged by most Linux distributions.
 If not available as a package, it can be downloaded as source or binary from
+It is best advised to go over the following links for the complete dependencies:
+*   :doc:`Linux <../linux_gsg/sys_reqs>`
+*   :doc:`FreeBSD <../freebsd_gsg/build_dpdk>`
+*   :doc:`Windows <../windows_gsg/build_dpdk>`
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