Netvirt

Overview

Developed on OpenDaylight, the NetVirt (Network Virtualization) application consists of modular sub-services, including network protocols L2, L3, ACL, NAT, DHCP, IPv6 control, etc.

Behavior Changes

There are no behavior changes in this release.

New and Modified Features

  • Feature Name: No new or modified features in this release.

  • Feature URL: odl-netvirt-openstack

  • Feature Description: NetVirt is a network virtualization solution that includes the following components:

    • Open vSwitch-based virtualization for software switches.

    • Hardware VTEP for hardware switches.

    • Service function chaining support within a virtualized environment.

    • Support for OVS and DPDK-accelerated.

    • OVS datapaths, L3VPN (BGPVPN), EVPN, ELAN, distributed L2 and L3, NAT and Floating IPs, IPv6, Security Groups, MAC and IP learning.

  • Top Level: Yes

  • User Facing: Yes

  • Experimental: No

  • CSIT Test: NetVirt CSIT

Deprecated Features

This release removed the following features:

  • COE (Container Orchestration Engine) project features

  • SFC (Service Function Chaining) project features

Resolved Issues

The following table lists the resolved issues fixed this release.

Key

Summary

NETVIRT-1651

NetVirt patch test failing due to SFC distro check

NETVIRT-1662

Unable to create SNAT table entry for floating IP

NETVIRT-1637

L3VPN CSIT failure post MRI activity

NETVIRT-1510

Get rid of ‘synchronized (String.intern())’

NETVIRT-1641

neutronvpn:networkMaps update failed when add the second subnet under network

NETVIRT-1406

Few datastores and dump-groups not removed

NETVIRT-1470

VMs did not get ipv6 address via SLAAC after VM evacuation

NETVIRT-1109

VPN OperDS entry still not updated, if neutron port was deleted

NETVIRT-1667

VNF route did not appear in fib/flows due to interface manager did not update the parentref

NETVIRT-1665

Exception from NAT service on release the ID from IDManager

NETVIRT-1028

Fix unrelated types for equals in HwvtepPhysicalSwitchListener

NETVIRT-1620

Update QOS for port failed

Known Issues

There are no known issues in this release.