[ovs-discuss] Handling ARP flows

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Thu Mar 27 22:08:01 UTC 2014

On Thu, Mar 27, 2014 at 06:01:33PM -0400, John Thoe wrote:
> >> Hi can anyone help me with this. ARP flows work but I cannot ping the bridge..
> >
> > The flows you listed only allow ARP traffic.
> Yes I know. In my set up, i replaced 'arp' with 'icmp' and the rest of
> the rules remain the same. Is that enough?

It could be, in some setups.

Important packets must not be getting switched.  You can use tcpdump on
either side to see what's getting dropped.

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