Bug 1467356 - [Mellanox Pike FEAT] openstack-neutron: Add support for OVS HW offload
[Mellanox Pike FEAT] openstack-neutron: Add support for OVS HW offload
Status: ON_QA
Product: Red Hat OpenStack
Classification: Red Hat
Component: openstack-neutron (Show other bugs)
12.0 (Pike)
Unspecified Unspecified
high Severity medium
: z3
: 12.0 (Pike)
Assigned To: Ihar Hrachyshka
Toni Freger
: FutureFeature, TestOnly, Triaged, ZStream
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Blocks: 1462592
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Reported: 2017-07-03 09:38 EDT by Slava Shwartsman
Modified: 2018-06-19 15:02 EDT (History)
11 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: openstack-neutron-11.0.2-0.20171027154909.el7ost
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OpenStack gerrit 275616 None None None 2017-07-04 12:50 EDT

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Description Slava Shwartsman 2017-07-03 09:38:01 EDT
1. Feature Overview:
        a) Name of feature:
                Add support for OVS HW offload
        b) Feature description:
                This FR will allow OVS mech driver to bind direct (SR-IOV) port.
This will allow to offload the OVS flows using tc to the SR-IOV NIC
and gain accelerate OVS.
2. Feature Details:
        a) Architectures:
                x86_64, ppc64le, ppc64, aarch64
        b) Bugzilla dependencies:
        c) Drivers or hardware dependencies:
Kernel support for traffic Control hardware offloads framework for SR-IOV VFs.
HW offload support in OpenVSwitch.
        d) Upstream acceptance information:
        e) External links:
        f) Severity (H, M, L):
        g) Feature needed by:
                Partner: Mellanox

3. Business Justification:
        a) why is this feature needed?
        b) What hardware does this enable?
        c) Business impact?
        d) Other business drivers?

4. Primary contact at Red Hat, email, phone (chat):
        Andre Beausoleil abeausol@redhat.com

5. Primary contact at Partner, email. phone (chat):
        Kamal Heib kheib@redhat.com, Slava Shwartsman sshwarts@redhat.com, Noa Spanier noas@mellanox.com
Comment 1 Ihar Hrachyshka 2017-07-26 12:20:49 EDT
My understanding is that all the relevant neutron patches are merged.
Comment 2 Ihar Hrachyshka 2017-07-26 12:23:23 EDT
Sorry, no OSP build yet that would include the patch.
Comment 5 Assaf Muller 2017-11-30 17:09:33 EST
We're treating this as an upstream / partner patch, not an in-house RFE. We will not perform in-house testing for OSP 12, so I'm removing the RFE keyword.
Comment 8 Lon Hohberger 2018-03-29 06:34:26 EDT
According to our records, this should be resolved by openstack-neutron-11.0.2-1.el7ost.  This build is available now.

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