[ovs-dev] [PATCH] doc: Remove tutorials/ovn-basics.

Russell Bryant russell at ovn.org
Mon Jan 23 17:15:54 UTC 2017


On Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 11:25 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 09:02:07AM -0500, Russell Bryant wrote:
> > On Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 6:01 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:
> >
> > > On Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 02:17:09PM -0500, Russell Bryant wrote:
> > > > The only thing worse than a lack of documentation is incorrect or
> > > > out-of-date documentation.  Over time, this document has not kept up
> with
> > > > the pace of OVN and is no longer a good current resource.
> > > >
> > > > For a sandbox based tutorial like this, I'd like to start over using
> > > > ovn-trace as the basis.
> > > >
> > > > An even more important type of tutorial would be something along the
> > > lines
> > > > of: http://blog.spinhirne.com/p/blog-series.html
> > > >
> > > > That blog series was fantastic and has been the primary tutorial
> > > reference
> > > > I have been sending people to since it was written.
> > > >
> > > > Signed-off-by: Russell Bryant <russell at ovn.org>
> > >
> > > I'm a little sad to see this go, but if it's no longer a good
> > > introduction then it has to happen.  Thank you for all the work on it.
> > >
> >
> > Thanks.  I'm actually happy that OVN has progressed quickly and we have
> > much better tools for working with OVN and analyzing flows now.  :-)
> >
> > If I put energy into this, I'd like to write a tutorial around ovn-trace.
> > Thanks for all the work you put into that!
>
> You're welcome!
>
> It sounds possible that OVS/OVN will have a 3-hour tutorial slot at ONS
> in April.  If so, we'll need to write a tutorial.  Maybe we can
> collaborate.
>

Sure.  The dates aren't great for me to be there in person (conflict with
wedding anniversary), but I'd certainly be happy to collaborate on content.

-- 
Russell Bryant


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