[ovs-discuss] How to make Open vSwitch kernel module drop all packet by default

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Wed Nov 2 23:39:45 UTC 2011

On Wed, Nov 02, 2011 at 11:32:43PM +0100, Voravit T. wrote:
> By the way, is there some way to make the ovs-controller drops all
> packets by default or I have to use external controller?
> I tried the options --with-flows with an empty file but it still forward
> the packet.

No, ovs-controller isn't designed for that.  ovs-controller isn't very
configurable; it's just enough to test ovs-vswitchd's OpenFlow
controller support.

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