[ovs-dev] [PATCH RFC] ofproto: RFC extended statistics patch

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Fri Oct 9 14:05:37 UTC 2015


On Fri, Oct 09, 2015 at 01:49:33PM +0100, mweglicx wrote:
> Implementation of new statistics extension:
> - new counters definition based on RFC2819,
> - new command line option for ovs-ofctl: port-dump-ext,
> - new message definition has been created in nicira-ext.h,
> - new raw types OFPRAW_NXST_PORT_REQUEST, OFPRAW_NXST_PORT_REPLY
>   have been created.
> - new extended statistics calculation is implemented only for
>   dpdk-vhost-enabled ports.
> 
> Please note that this is just feature proposal, final patch will include
> all relevant counters based on RFC2863, RFC3635 and RFC2819 in
> nx_port_stats (defined in nicira-ext.h).
> 
> Signed-off-by: Michal Weglicki <michalx.weglicki at intel.com>
> Signed-off-by: Timo Puha <timox.puha at intel.com>

Wouldn't it make more sense to use the OF1.5 extensible port statistics
feature?



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