[ovs-dev] Q on vhost-user and virtio

Ravi Kerur rkerur at gmail.com
Fri Jun 8 15:29:10 UTC 2018


On Fri, Jun 8, 2018 at 7:17 AM, Flavio Leitner <fbl at sysclose.org> wrote:

> On Fri, Jun 08, 2018 at 07:10:26AM -0700, Ravi Kerur wrote:
> > I am referring to upstream code. I want to use OVS vhost-user on a host
> and
> > dpdk-app inside a container using virtio-user connect to OVS_vhost_user.
> Is
> > this use-case supported/tested?
>
> The vhost-user is a master-slave protocol. The vhost-user side in OVS
> is supported and tested. The virtio-user is supported by DPDK project.
>

I understand vhost-user and virtio protocol. When you say "The vhost-user
side in OVS is supported and tested. ", what was your testbed configuration
and how did you test it?

>
> --
> Flavio
>
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