[pve-devel] Network configuration

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Wed Jul 22 19:24:03 CEST 2015


> > really? i.e. can we use iptables with ovs?
> > 
> In 2.4 something similar are implemented:
> http://openvswitch.org/support/ovscon2014/17/1030-conntrack_nat.pdf

That is just an interface to the conntrack module - not really related
to iptables? We need iptables for our firewall implementation.

> http://openvswitch.org/support/dist-docs/ovs-vswitchd.conf.db.5.txt
> 
> balance-slb ~≃ balance-tlb (mode 5)
> active-backup = active-backup (mode 1)
> balance-tcp ~= 802.3ad (mode 4)

Linux has a few more modes. But you are right, above modes are most commonly
used.



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