[ovs-dev] [PATCH v2 1/3] netdev: Dynamic per-port Flow API.

Ilya Maximets i.maximets at samsung.com
Mon Jul 1 10:13:15 UTC 2019

On 30.06.2019 7:47, Eli Britstein wrote:
> This patch breaks ovs-dpctl dump-flows, when using TC offloads (kernel).
> I added a print in netdev_flow_dump_create, and flow_api is NULL when 
> invoking ovs-dpctl dump-flows.
> I think new netdev objects are created to the ports (netdev_open), but 
> not properly initialized.
> Could you please have a look?

Hi. This is a known thing that ovs-dpctl is no longer suitable for dumping
of HW offloaded flows. Please, use 'ovs-appctl dpctl/dump-flows' instead.
There was a patch for documentation in v4 of patch-set:
Here is the relevant thread:

However, I missed updating the NEWS about that change. Will send the patch
for this soon.

Best regards, Ilya Maximets.

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