[ovs-dev] DHCP responder in OVN

Numan Siddique nusiddiq at redhat.com
Tue Oct 13 18:35:22 UTC 2015

On 10/13/2015 10:16 PM, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 13, 2015 at 10:13:11PM +0530, Babu Shanmugam wrote:
>> Me and Numan are working to bring up the DHCP responder in OVN. We explored
>> towards setting up flow entries to respond to DHCP discover and DHCP request
>> messages. We end up learning that Openflow does not have provision to do
>> that.
>> Looks like, the only way to do that is through packet-in. From our
>> understanding the packet-in listener is not present in OVN controller.
>> Please correct us if our understanding is wrong. If so, is anyone already
>> working on the packet-in listener?
> Your conclusions are right.
> I don't know of anyone working on a packet-in listener in OVN.
Thanks. We will start working on it then.

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