[ovs-discuss] Behavior of an unconfigured ovs

Jannis Ohms jannis.ohms2 at ostfalia.de
Thu Jan 14 16:21:47 UTC 2016

Hello guys

I have the folowing topology.

Two Switches S1 and S2 which are connected to each other.
S1 is configured and gets detected by its controller.
S2 is freshly setup and is not connected to any controller
Dose S2 generate any traffic which could be detected by S1 and send to 
the controller ?
This traffic could be used to implement some kind of discovery prtocoll 
in the controller.
This automated discovery could also start an automated configuration via 

I tried to simulate the topology with mininet but i could not get any 


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