Make the OVS Plugin work with XenServer

Registered by John Garbutt on 2012-10-15

Run L2 agent in DomU alongside nova-compute.

Implementation:
- Use root-wrap to pass OVS commands through to Dom0 where OVS is running.
- Make this work with DevStack

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
dan wendlandt
Priority:
Medium
Drafter:
John Garbutt
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Mate Lakat
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for havana
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 2013.2
Started by
dan wendlandt on 2012-11-06
Completed by
Mark McClain on 2013-05-28

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Maru, please update this with a target release if its something you plan to maintain long-term moving forward.

This code has been ready for review for a long time. Needs active core devs.

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:bp/xenapi-ovs,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/14732
    Add unit tests for the ovs quantum agent.

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/15022
    Add support for OVS l2 agent in XS/XCP domU.

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/15023
    Add support for a domU bridge to the OVS agent.

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