OVSDB

Overview

The OVSDB Project provides the following functionality:

  • The OVSDB southbound plugin handles any OVS device that supports both the OVSDB schema and uses the OVSDB protocol. This feature implements a defined YANG model. Developers can use this functionality to develop in-controller applications that leverage OVSDB for device configuration.

  • The HWvTep southbound plugin handles any OVS device that supports both the OVSDB hardware vTEP schema and uses OVSDB protocol. This feature implements a defined YANG model. Developers can use this functionality to develop in-controller applications that leverage OVSDB hardware vTEP plugin for device configuration.

Behavior/Feature Changes

No behavior change in this release.

New Features

This release provides the following new features:

  • HWVTEP disconnect command support from ODL for L2GW devices which can be used to flap the connection with ODL to explicitly trigger hwvtep reconciliation. command format : hwvtep:disconnect -nodeid <Hwvtep Node ID> from karaf console

Deprecated Features

No features has been deprecated in this release.

Resolved Issues

The following table lists the resolved issues fixed this release.

Key

Summary

OVSDB-487

Migrate to MD-SAL APIs

OVSDB-495

Eliminate ControllerMdsalUtils

OVSDB-494

Fix Hwvtep Port reconciliation to handle Physical_Port Delete and Add from switch

Known Issues

The following table lists the known issues that exist in this release.

Key

Summary

Open Issues

Bugs <https://jira.opendaylight.org/projects/OVSDB/issues/OVSDB-427?filter=allopenissues>