This sections describes how to install and configure networking-generic-switch plugin.

At the command line:

$ pip install networking-generic-switch

Or, if you have virtualenvwrapper installed:

$ mkvirtualenv networking-generic-switch
$ pip install networking-generic-switch

Enable genericswitch mechanism driver in Neutron

To enable mechanism drivers in the ML2 plug-in, edit the /etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf.ini file on the neutron server:

  mechanism_drivers = ovs,genericswitch