[ovs-discuss] ACLs in open vswitch

Jesse Gross jesse at nicira.com
Tue Feb 16 14:52:15 UTC 2010


No, ACLs are not currently supported in any release or branch of OVS.  When
it is released the syntax will be different from what you listed below.

Depending on what you are trying to achieve it may be possible to do by
adding flow entries.

On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 7:52 AM, <devang.vyas at aol.in> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Can I use ACL as shown below in ovs-vswitchd.conf file to control network
> traffic? Is ACL feature supported in version 0.99.1 version of open vswitch?
> If yes, what following sequence of configuration means? ( how network
> traffic will behave after applying this?)
>
> *acl.group.http.1=permit tcp any any any 80
> acl.group.http.2=permit arp
> acl.group.http.3=deny
> acl.port.eth2.out=http*
> **
> Thanks,
> DV
>
>
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