[ovs-dev] [PATCH 2/7] ovs-ofctl: Document missing shorthand notations.

Justin Pettit jpettit at nicira.com
Tue Aug 25 01:12:33 UTC 2015

Some new shorthands were added to ovs-ofctl, but not documented in the
man page.  This adds most of them.  A couple were left out that would
print differently than they would be input.  For example, we accept
"ip6" and "ipv6", but we would output it as "ipv6", so "ip6" is not

Signed-off-by: Justin Pettit <jpettit at nicira.com>
 utilities/ovs-ofctl.8.in |   21 +++++++++++++++++++++
 1 files changed, 21 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/utilities/ovs-ofctl.8.in b/utilities/ovs-ofctl.8.in
index 4181d82..7060aaf 100644
--- a/utilities/ovs-ofctl.8.in
+++ b/utilities/ovs-ofctl.8.in
@@ -969,24 +969,45 @@ The following shorthand notations are also available:
 .IP \fBip\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x0800\fR.
+.IP \fBipv6\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x86dd\fR.
 .IP \fBicmp\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x0800,nw_proto=1\fR.
+.IP \fBicmp6\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x86dd,nw_proto=1\fR.
 .IP \fBtcp\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x0800,nw_proto=6\fR.
+.IP \fBtcp6\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x86dd,nw_proto=6\fR.
 .IP \fBudp\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x0800,nw_proto=17\fR.
+.IP \fBudp6\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x86dd,nw_proto=17\fR.
 .IP \fBsctp\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x0800,nw_proto=132\fR.
+.IP \fBsctp6\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x86dd,nw_proto=132\fR.
 .IP \fBarp\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x0806\fR.
 .IP \fBrarp\fR
 Same as \fBdl_type=0x8035\fR.
+.IP \fBmpls\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x8847\fR.
+.IP \fBmplsm\fR
+Same as \fBdl_type=0x8848\fR.
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