Ocata Series Release Notes¶
Support for OVS-DPDK is being extended for OvS 2.6 while retaining the backward compatibility with OvS 2.5. In OvS 2.5 the DPDK parameters are written as DPDK_OPTIONS to a sysconfig file, while in OvS 2.6 the DPDK parameters are configured as ovsdb entries
Parameter ‘memory_channels’ is required for OvS 2.5, while in OvS 2.6 its optional
parameter ‘driver_type’ is required only for OvS 2.5. Shall be deprecated when OvS 2.5 support is discontinued
Updates to service options for ovs when running under Debian jessie to not restart ovs on each puppet run.