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

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Thu Nov 20 19:29:18 UTC 2014


I don't have a solid answer.  If you need this feature then I'd just
run the latest from master.

On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 11:15 AM, Aman Kumar <amank3107 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks Ben,
>
> So, when you people are going to release the next version(OVS 2.4)
>
>
> On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 10:09 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
>>
>> 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:
>>         http://openvswitch.org/pipermail/dev/2014-November/049023.html
>>
>> Aman: The documentation was wrong.  Only the "master" branch (and
>> forthcoming OVS 2.4) supports multicast snooping.
>
>



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