[ovs-discuss] VLAN settings with patch port

Lucas Brasilino lucas.brasilino at gmail.com
Fri Feb 22 14:27:59 UTC 2013


> I thought packets flow through patch port only with NORMAL flow, but my
> settings seem not allow to do so (because of netmask). In case this netmask
> (, do I need to insert flow like 'priority=100,
> nw_dst=, actions=output:#{patch_port_number}' ?

I think so, since NORMAL port instruct OVS to use the traditional
behaviour (I mean, non-OpenFlow pipeline) and doing so you should have a route
between both L3 networks. Adding this more specific flow (higher
priority), it'll be used to send data to
other network.

Lucas Brasilino

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