[ovs-discuss] Meter Implementation in Open vSwitch

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Mon Oct 5 17:48:45 UTC 2015

On Mon, Oct 05, 2015 at 06:25:02PM +0200, Robert Schröder wrote:
> I’d like to know why there is actually no meter implementation
> available in the Open vSwitch software switch. I’m working as a
> student in a project at TU Berlin and we want to experiment with
> meters. Currently we manage that issue with ofsoftswitch13 from CPqD
> but it has a poor performance and some other problems.
> What is the reason why you haven’t implemented metering yet? And is
> there any solution to use metering with Open vSwitch software switch?

I guess no one has needed it enough to implement it.

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