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[Xen-API] Re: openvswitch problem with XCP 1.0 RC3

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Subject: [Xen-API] Re: openvswitch problem with XCP 1.0 RC3
From: Ben Pfaff <blp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 11 Mar 2011 11:34:18 -0800
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Todd Deshane <todd.deshane@xxxxxxx> writes:

> On Sat, Feb 26, 2011 at 12:15 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Adrian Costin <adrian@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>>> When using the openvswitch backend (which is the default) on XCP 1.0 RC3
>>> network traffic for VLANs doesn’t reach the virtual machine.
>>> Switching to bridge works without problems.
>> Some kernel network drivers, including igb, have VLAN-related
>> bugs that affect OVS but not the Linux bridge.  At Nicira we're
>> working on a workaround for this.  It will likely be ready next
>> week.
> I was just wondering if there were any updates on this. We have
> another user that might be running into this issue. It seems he also
> might have a workaround too.
> Marco may be able to provide some additional information.

Testing is taking longer than I expected, but we're still
planning to release this soon.
Ben Pfaff 

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