[pve-devel] Network configuration

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Wed Jul 22 18:14:07 CEST 2015

> > Many feature are not implemented in OVS (multicast snooping/querier,
> > connection
> > tracking, 
> > limited bond modes, iptables, ...), so why is OVS far superior?
> > 
> > I would prefer to have missing bits implemented with linux bridge code.
> > 
> According to Alexandre's post much of this is coming in ovs 2.4 which
> should be available at the time of the release of Proxmox 4.0.

really? i.e. can we use iptables with ovs?

> IMHO ovs is superior for two reasons:
> 1) vlans are linked to ports and not to bridges
> 2) it more closely resembles the physical world which means simpler to
> grasp
> PS. what is limited bond modes?

Most standard linux bond modes are missing? And I never found a good
documentation about the implemented bond modes - do you know any

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