[ovs-dev] How to implement IEEE 802.1Q using vSwitch in Core Emulator ?
rakesh.srajiv at gmail.com
Tue Apr 17 15:50:25 UTC 2018
I am using Core Emulator to simulate the wired network, so OVS can be
integrated with core emulator or is there any other simulator which uses
On Tue, Apr 17, 2018 at 9:08 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:
> Please don't drop the list.
> On Tue, Apr 17, 2018 at 08:50:46PM +0530, rakesh kumar wrote:
> > > 1. Can I customize the vSwitch behavior to implement my algorithms ex
> > > want to customize the Queue's behavior in switches. if Yes Please
> > > some details ?
> > What algorithms?
> > Re - I will have my algorithms for traffic shaping and controlling the 7
> > queues inside the switch.
> In that case, you have two choices.
> You can either implement your queuing algorithms as Linux qdiscs, inside
> the Linux kernel, and use the OVS Linux kernel module datapath. In that
> case, there might be no advantage over the Linux bridge.
> Or, you can implement your queuing algorithms inside the OVS netdev-dpdk
> module, in userspace, and use the OVS DPDK datapath. This is likely to
> result in a switch that is faster than the OVS datapath.
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