4. Supported Operating SystemsΒΆ

The following Linux* distributions were successfully used to generate or run DPDK.

  • FreeBSD* 10
  • Fedora release 20
  • Ubuntu* 14.04 LTS
  • Wind River* Linux* 6
  • Red Hat* Enterprise Linux 6.5
  • SUSE Enterprise Linux* 11 SP3

These distributions may need additional packages that are not installed by default, or a specific kernel. Refer to the DPDK Getting Started Guide for details.