[ovs-dev] [ovs-discuss] VXLAN is not getting loaded in openvswitch-2.1.2

Jesse Gross jesse at nicira.com
Thu May 22 02:06:42 UTC 2014

On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 8:26 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 08:21:10AM -0700, Jesse Gross wrote:
>> On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 4:26 AM, Ajay Singh (HM0001261)
>> <Ajay.Singh2 at happiestminds.com> wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > I have compiled and installed openvswitch-2.1.2 source code on Fedora
>> > machine version 3.11.10-301.fc20.x86_64. As I can see gre module is getting
>> > loaded but I need vxlan module to be loaded which is not coming.
>> OVS doesn't use the vxlan module on 3.11. It doesn't matter, it still
>> supports VXLAN.
> Jesse, we seem to be getting a lot of questions about tunnel modules on
> various kernel versions.  Is it worth writing up a FAQ?  (I don't know
> enough about it to write that FAQ myself, otherwise I would just do
> that.)

Yes, I think it's probably time to do this. I sent out a patch.

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