[ovs-discuss] [ovs-dev] [dpdk-dev] [ovs-dpdk-tests] where is ovs-dpdk test case?

Joe Stringer joe at ovn.org
Thu Aug 17 21:34:19 UTC 2017


On 17 August 2017 at 05:07, Kavanagh, Mark B <mark.b.kavanagh at intel.com> wrote:
>
>>From: dev [mailto:dev-bounces at dpdk.org] On Behalf Of Sam
>>Sent: Thursday, August 17, 2017 7:31 AM
>>To: ovs-discuss at openvswitch.org; ovs-dev at openvswitch.org; dev at dpdk.org
>
> Hi Sam,
>
> Just a heads-up that dev at dpdk.org is strictly for DPDK development threads - I've removed it from this thread.
>
> Also, responses to your queries are inline.
>
> Thanks!
> Mark
>
>
>>Subject: [dpdk-dev] [ovs-dpdk-tests] where is ovs-dpdk test case?
>>
>>Hi all,
>>
>>I'm working with ovs-dpdk, I want to run ovs-dpdk test case. But I found
>>there is no test case for 'netdev' type bridge and no test case for
>>ovs-dpdk datapath(which is pmd_thread_main).
>
> Do you mean unit tests (as in OvS autotests), or integration tests?
>
> If the former, then unfortunately there are none at present within OvS (but feel free to add some!); if you'd like to run integration tests, you could take a look at VSPERF: https://etherpad.opnfv.org/p/vSwitchIntegrationTests.

"make check" runs unit tests against the userspace datapath, and it
should work with a DPDK-enabled build of OVS. I don't know how much it
tests the DPDK-specific portions of this, however. For example, it
won't use DPDK devices.


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