[ovs-discuss] custom compute node services from openvswitch and ovn

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Thu Jan 19 17:38:38 UTC 2017

On Thu, Jan 19, 2017 at 08:34:25PM +0300, Vasiliy Tolstov wrote:
> I have fedora 25 box and want to run on it some vms.
> What services needed to be run on this compute node and what on
> network controller node?
> Where i can find services description and it relations?
> I have ths services:
> /usr/lib/systemd/system/ovn-controller-vtep.service
> /usr/lib/systemd/system/ovn-controller.service
> /usr/lib/systemd/system/ovn-northd.service
> /usr/lib/systemd/system/openvswitch.service
> Also note that i want to have on compute node my own agent that
> control local openvswitch.

A hypervisor in OVN needs to run openvswitch and ovn-controller.

You should probably start by reading the ovn-architecture manpage.

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