8. Supported Operating Systems

The following Linux distributions were successfully used to compiler 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 Linux guide and FreeBSD guide for details.