openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-add

Open vSwitch is a multilayer virtual switch licensed by Apache 2.0. It is designed to enable massive network automation through programmable extensions. This command adds an Open vSwitch interface to the switch.

Syntax   openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-add

name name-string

This parameter is not configurable. It defaults to the name that you used to create the Open vSwitch service.

Specify one or both of the following options:

manager-type odl|nsx

Specify the type of HWVTEP manager.

connection-method unix-socket|tcp|unix-socket-listen|tcp-listen|ssl|default

Specify the connection method for the HWVTEP manager interface.

ip ip-address

Specify the IP address of the database.

username username-string

Specify the username.

password password-string

Specify the password.

port port-number

Specify the port number of the database.

auto-service-binding|
no-auto-service-binding

Specify if you want a VTEP automatically or manually added as a hardware device to NSX.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI

History   .

Version 2.4.0

Command introduced.

Version 2.6.0

The parameters, manager-type, username, and password, added.

Version 3.0.0

The parameter, auto-service-binding|
no-auto-service-binding, added.

Usage   Use this command to add an HWVTEP manager interface.

Examples  To add an HWVTEP manager interface, hwvtep-1, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-add name hwvtep-1

openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-remove

Open vSwitch is a multilayer virtual switch licensed by Apache 2.0. It is designed to enable massive network automation through programmable extensions. This command removes a HWVTEP manager interface to the switch.

Syntax   openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-remove name name-string [ip ip-address]

name name-string

This parameter is not configurable. It defaults to the name that you used to create the Open vSwitch service.

ip ip-address

Specify the IP address of the database.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI

History   Command introduced in Version 2.4.

Usage   Use this command to remove an HWVTEP manager interface.

Examples  To remove an Open vSwitch controller, hwvtep-1, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-remove name hwvtep-1

openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-show

Open vSwitch is a multilayer virtual switch licensed by Apache 2.0. It is designed to enable massive network automation through programmable extensions. This command displays information about a HWVTEP interface to the switch.

Syntax   openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-show

name name-string

This parameter is not configurable. It defaults to the name that you used to create the Open vSwitch service.

Specify one or both of the following options:

manager-type odl|nsx

Displays the type of HWVTEP manager.

ip ip-address

Displays the IP address of the database.

controller-ip ip-address

Displays the IP address of the controller.

connection-method

unix-socket|tcp|unix-socket-listen|tcp-listen|
ssl|default

Displays the connection method for the HWVTEP manager interface.

username username-string

Displays the username.

password password-string

Specify the password.

port port-number

Displays the port number of the database.

status status

Displays the controller status.

auto-service-binding|
no-auto-service-binding

Displays if a VTEP is automatically or manually added as a hardware device to NSX.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI

History   .

Version 2.4.0

Command introduced.

Version 2.6.0

The parameters, manager-type, username, and controller-ip, added.

Version 3.0.0

The parameter, auto-service-binding|
no-auto-service-binding, added.

Usage   Use this command to display an Open vSwitch interface.

Examples  To display a HWVTEP manager, hwvtep-1, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > openvswitch-hwvtep-manager-show name hwvtep-1