[ovs-discuss] in-kernel flow table in the datapath
jpettit at nicira.com
Fri Feb 3 17:26:25 PST 2012
On Feb 3, 2012, at 5:20 PM, Sridhar Samudrala wrote:
> But they get expired within a few secs. What is the timeout period?
Kernel flows typically expire five seconds after being idle. (It may be shorter if under load.)
> Is it possible to make the in-kernel flow table entries permanent
> until they are deleted with any other options?
No, that behavior is baked into ovs-vswitchd.
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