[ovs-dev] branch-1.7 and kernel 3.4

Tomasz Paszkowski ss7pro at gmail.com
Tue Feb 26 17:26:29 UTC 2013


Great :-) So I'll focus on 1.9 !



On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 6:19 PM, Justin Pettit <jpettit at nicira.com> wrote:
> If it helps, we're planning to release OVS 1.9 in the next day or two, which includes support for kernels up to 3.8.  This will also be a long-term supported branch.
>
> --Justin
>
>
> On Feb 26, 2013, at 9:00 AM, Tomasz Paszkowski <ss7pro at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi Jesse,
>>
>> Thank for your response. So if I'll make this module running on newer
>> kernels is there a chance for those changes to be merged in ?
>>
>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 5:48 PM, Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com> wrote:
>>> On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 8:30 AM, Tomasz Paszkowski <ss7pro at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> I found commit on head for 3.4:
>>>>
>>>> http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=8b9a3d50b433c7fbed7b31b3d6f2bda966440b41
>>>>
>>>> for 3.7
>>>>
>>>> http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=df2652105fd562ebd66590276cc939c67d37b3e5
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> and for 3.8
>>>>
>>>> http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=465b6c7e352ff4950fb627d383467260b16d3d7f
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> As i understand i can backport them easy to 1.7 ?
>>>
>>> It is possible to backport support for new kernels to older versions
>>> of OVS, although it's likely that you will need additional commits
>>> beyond the ones you listed above.
>>>
>>> However, we don't add support for new kernels to maintenance releases.
>>
>>
>>
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>> Tomasz Paszkowski
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