[ovs-discuss] [ovs-dev] Support for MCAST_Snooping

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Thu Nov 20 16:39:09 UTC 2014

On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 11:22:27AM +0100, Helmut Schaa wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 5:43 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 08:53:04AM +0530, Aman Kumar wrote:
> >> I tried to enable multicast snooping but i was not able to do that,
> >> currently i am using ovs-2.3.0 but i am not sure that it supports multicast
> >> snooping or not.
> >>
> >> Can you please confirm me either it (OVS-2.3.0) supports multicast snooping
> >> or not, and if not then which version should i use.
> >
> > Version 2.3.0 supports multicast snooping.
> I've also tried enabling multicast snooping in 2.3.0 but it doesn't
> seem to be there, or the "v2.3" tag is incorrect?
> For example looking at commit 4a95091d1f66a86c97954a25bf9f84a40988b83d
> "lib: Add IGMP snooping library bits", it seems to not be part of tag
> "v2.3".

You're right.  Thanks for the correction.

I sent out a patch that corrects NEWS:

Aman: The documentation was wrong.  Only the "master" branch (and
forthcoming OVS 2.4) supports multicast snooping.

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