[ovs-dev] [PATCHv3.2] Add support for LISP tunneling

Jesse Gross jesse at nicira.com
Tue Feb 26 00:40:03 UTC 2013


On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 9:52 PM, Lorand Jakab <lojakab at cisco.com> wrote:
> LISP is an experimental layer 3 tunneling protocol, described in RFC
> 6830.  This patch adds support for LISP tunneling.  Since LISP
> encapsulated packets do not carry an Ethernet header, it is removed
> before encapsulation, and added with hardcoded source and destination
> MAC addresses after decapsulation.  The harcoded MAC chosen for this
> purpose is the locally administered address 02:00:00:00:00:00.  Flow
> actions can be used to rewrite this MAC for correct reception.  As such,
> this patch is intended to be used for static network configurations, or
> with a LISP capable controller.
>
> Signed-off-by: Lorand Jakab <lojakab at cisco.com>
> Signed-off-by: Kyle Mestery <kmestery at cisco.com>

Applied, thanks!



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