[ovs-git] Open vSwitch: vswitch: Add external_ids column to every table. (master)

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commit 13008eb3dd6b52905156389032e9251fd692c7c0
Diffs: http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=13008eb3dd6b52905156389032e9251fd692c7c0
Author: Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com>
vswitch: Add external_ids column to every table.
It seems potentially useful for system integrators to have this available,
and doesn't cost much.

commit 0e869da1a3ea0aa790982be87953c263b6cb59a1
Diffs: http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=0e869da1a3ea0aa790982be87953c263b6cb59a1
Author: Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com>
vswitch: Clarify and expand purpose of external_ids columns.
Until now we have intended external_ids for use by external frameworks, but
only for storing "identifiers" such as UUIDs and names.  But there's no
reason that frameworks can't use it for whatever purposes they like.  This
commit rewords the text describing the external_ids columns to be more

CC: Peter Balland <peter at nicira.com>


Summary of changes:
 tests/ovs-vsctl.at         |    1 +
 vswitchd/vswitch.ovsschema |   36 ++++++++++++--
 vswitchd/vswitch.xml       |  112 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++------
 3 files changed, 129 insertions(+), 20 deletions(-)

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