[ovs-discuss] Openvswitch-Assigning MAC to the interfaces

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Wed Sep 25 21:48:08 UTC 2019

On Wed, Sep 04, 2019 at 01:07:46PM +0530, V Sai Surya Laxman Rao Bellala wrote:
> How to assign the MAC address to each interface/port which is present in
> the Openvswitch?
> I have installed openvswitch in GNS3 and connected the three hosts H1, H2,
> H3.
> When I send a message from  H1 to H2, the same message is delivered to H3.
> I want to avoid that. I am interested to know more about Layer 2
> operations. Please let me know.

When this happens, has H2 send any packets through the switch yet?  If
not, this is probably normal MAC learning behavior.

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