2. Compiling the Application
testpmd application is compiled as part of the main compilation of the DPDK libraries and tools.
Refer to the DPDK Getting Started Guides for details.
The basic compilation steps are:
Set the required environmental variables and go to the source directory:
export RTE_SDK=/path/to/rte_sdk cd $RTE_SDK
Set the compilation target. For example:
Build the application:
make install T=$RTE_TARGET
The compiled application will be located at: