[ovs-dev] [PATCH v5 00/21] Daemon mode for ovn-nbctl

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Tue Jul 24 19:55:07 UTC 2018


On Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 03:22:50PM +0200, Jakub Sitnicki wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Jul 2018 16:47:52 -0700
> Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:
> 
> > On Thu, Jul 19, 2018 at 03:51:05PM +0200, Jakub Sitnicki wrote:
> > > This series extends ovn-nbctl tool with support for the daemon mode, where
> > > ovn-nbctl acts a long-lived process that accepts commands over a UNIX socket.
> > > The daemon can be started the same way as any other OVS/OVN server:
> > > 
> > >   ovn-nbctl --detach --pidfile --log-file  
> > 
> > Thanks a lot.  I applied this series to master.
> > 
> > Would you mind sending an additional patch to add an appropriate item to
> > NEWS?
> 
> With pleasure.
>  
> > I'm going to play with some ideas for tests.
> 
> Thanks, I don't have it figured out yet.

I posted some thoughts:
https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/project/openvswitch/list/?series=57386

With this series, the difference between testing with the daemon and
without it is just whether you run
        export OVN_NB_DAEMON=$(ovn-nbctl --pidfile --detach)
at the beginning.


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