[ovs-discuss] Problem using virtualbox with open vswitch with VLAN

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Thu Mar 5 06:03:35 UTC 2015

On Thu, Mar 05, 2015 at 01:23:58AM +0000, Ming-Ching Tiew wrote:
> Thanks for the info !
> After reading the doc, I believe my settings should be like this :-
> port vnet0: vlan_mode=trunk, and trunk setting should be either empty or a list including vlan id's including 0 and 100 ( I want both the eth0 and eth0.100 to work ).
> port br0: same as port vnet0.
> port vlan10: vlan_mode should be access, and tag is 100. Trunk should not be set.
> So it is still not working in virtualbox but it's working in qemu.
> Do you think it's a bug with virtualbox ?

I don't know.  I don't feel confident that we're communicating well, so
I hesitate to blame some other program.

> Btw, I could not find a command which list the configured
> vlan_mode. 'ovs-vsctl show' does not list the vlan_mode.      

"ovs-vsctl list port" will do it.

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