[ovs-dev] [PATCH ovn v1] Documentation cleanup: sandbox

Flavio Fernandes flavio at flaviof.com
Tue Oct 1 15:09:52 UTC 2019

Fix ovn-sandbox documentation with regards to SANDBOXFLAGS. That
is, the sandbox in this repo will actually fail if we attempt to
start it with the --ovn flag.

Signed-off-by: Flavio Fernandes <flavio at flaviof.com>
 Documentation/tutorials/ovn-sandbox.rst | 10 ++++------
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/tutorials/ovn-sandbox.rst b/Documentation/tutorials/ovn-sandbox.rst
index 4c2781afd..a150109d8 100644
--- a/Documentation/tutorials/ovn-sandbox.rst
+++ b/Documentation/tutorials/ovn-sandbox.rst
@@ -36,14 +36,12 @@ Getting Started
 For some general information about ``ovs-sandbox``, see the Open vSwitch
 documentaion on ``ovs-sandbox``.
-``ovs-sandbox`` does not include OVN support by default.  To enable OVN, you
-must pass the ``--ovn`` flag.  For example, if running it straight from the OVS
-git tree you would run::
+``ovs-sandbox`` in the OVN repo includes OVN support by default.  To start it,
+you would simply need to run::
-    $ make sandbox SANDBOXFLAGS="--ovn"
+    $ make sandbox
-Running the sandbox with OVN enabled does the following additional steps to the
+Running the sandbox does the following steps to the environment:
 1. Creates the ``OVN_Northbound`` and ``OVN_Southbound`` databases as described in
    `ovn-nb(5)`_ and `ovn-sb(5)`_.

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