[ovs-git] Open vSwitch: Add FAQ entries around the VXLAN support in Open vSwitch. (master)

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commit 0edbe3fba5675ef5af050c9d14856e24519ead67
Diffs: http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=0edbe3fba5675ef5af050c9d14856e24519ead67
Author: Kyle Mestery <kmestery at cisco.com>
		
Add FAQ entries around the VXLAN support in Open vSwitch.
		
Add a section to the FAQ explaining VXLAN with a pointer to the IETF draft.
Add sections detailing how much of the VXLAN protocol is currently supported
in OVS, along with a section explaining the default UDP port and how to change
this when creating VXLAN ports.

Signed-off-by: Kyle Mestery <kmestery at cisco.com>
Signed-off-by: Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com>


commit 4f2abb7bf6d937caa013d7e431978e23be4da2aa
Diffs: http://openvswitch.org/cgi-bin/gitweb.cgi?p=openvswitch;a=commitdiff;h=4f2abb7bf6d937caa013d7e431978e23be4da2aa
Author: Kyle Mestery <kmestery at cisco.com>
		
Update the default VXLAN destination UDP port to the IANA assigned port
		
VXLAN was recently assigned UDP port 4789 by IANA. This
comit updates the OVS VXLAN implementation to reflect the new UDP port
number.

Cc: Kenneth Duda <kduda at aristanetworks.com>
Signed-off-by: Kyle Mestery <kmestery at cisco.com>
Signed-off-by: Jesse Gross <jesse at nicira.com>


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Summary of changes:
 FAQ                  |   35 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 NEWS                 |    2 ++
 lib/netdev-vport.c   |    2 +-
 tests/tunnel.at      |    2 +-
 vswitchd/vswitch.xml |    7 +++----
 5 files changed, 42 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)


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