[ovs-discuss] system at dp0: execute 0, 1 failed (Invalid argument) on packet

Aaron Rosen arosen at clemson.edu
Mon Sep 5 16:01:16 UTC 2011

Thanks guys,

I switched to OFPP_LOCAL and it works.


On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 11:43 PM, Nicholas Bastin <nick.bastin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 16:46, Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com> wrote:
>> Even before when OVS was less picky about the input port, it didn't
>> implement the behavior that you're describing in terms self forwarding
>> checks on virtual ports.  For most of the virtual ports, it's fairly
>> non-nonsensical and spec actually specifies that you should use
>> OFPP_NONE if you don't have a real port to give.
> Sure, I'm just arguing that OFPP_CONTROLLER *is* a real port.. :-)  (Ok, not
> in the sense that it's a physical port - well, you could even make that
> argument for OOB and certain in-band fixed-port systems (indigo) - but it's
> a well defined virtual port).
> --
> Nick

Aaron O. Rosen
Masters Student - Network Communication
306B Fluor Daniel

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