This document applies to Ubuntu 18.04 (Bionic Beaver) or later running Linux Kernel 4.2 or later.
ndctl utility is used to manage persistent memory devices within the system while the
daxctl utility managed device-dax instances.
libndctl is required for several Persistent Memory Development Kit (PMDK) and
ipmctl features if compiling from source. If
ndctl is not available, the PMDK may not build all components and features. This page describes how to install
daxctl using the Linux package repository.
daxctl are Linux only utilities.
Query the repository to identify if ndctl is delivered:
$ sudo apt search ndctl
Install the ndctl package. This automatically installs
$ sudo apt-get install ndctl
This article demonstrated how to install ndctl, daxctl, and libndctl on a system running Ubuntu 18.04 or later.
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