VXLAN implementation in openstack using OVS [closed]

asked 2013-10-21 01:13:33 -0500

RomilGupta gravatar image

updated 2013-10-22 11:51:37 -0500

Hi All,

We are using OVS as neutron plugin to use VLAN/ VXLAN. We found that OVS does multiple unicast to send the ARP request instead of sending via Multicast address. But by default Linux bridge supports Multicast.

Is there any reason behind why OVS doesn't support Multicast?

Thanks in Advance :)

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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by RomilGupta
close date 2013-10-22 12:20:07.647875

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I am littile bit confused with OVS. By default OVS is L2 functionality. How can it acts with L2 and L3 functionality?

RHK gravatar imageRHK ( 2014-01-23 23:44:54 -0500 )edit