Major Features


  • Feature URL: Broker

  • Feature Description: Core MD-SAL implementations.

  • Top Level: Yes

  • User Facing: No

  • Experimental: No

  • CSIT Test: CSIT


Security Considerations

  • Do you have any external interfaces other than RESTCONF?

    • Yes, akka uses port 2550 and by default communicates with unencrypted, unauthenticated messages. Securing akka communication is not described here, but those concerned should refer to: Configuring SSL/TLS for Akka Remoting.

  • Other security issues?

    • No

Quality Assurance


  • Is it possible to migrate from the previous release? If so, how?

    • Yes, no specific steps needed.


  • Is this release compatible with the previous release?

    • Yes

  • Any API changes?

    • Some deprecated APIs have been removed

  • Any configuration changes?

    • No

Bugs Fixed

  • List of bugs fixed since the previous release.

Known Issues

  • List key known issues with workarounds.

    • None


  • List of features/APIs that were EOLed, deprecated, and/or removed from this release.

    • The controller binding and DOM MD-SAL APIs, classes and interfaces in packages prefixed with org.opendaylight.controller, have been deprecated in favor of the APIs in the MDSAL project prefixed with org.opendaylight.mdsal.

    • Various other APIs and classes in the controller project that have been long since deprecated and no longer used have been removed.


  • List of standards implemented and to what extent.

    • None

Release Mechanics