UCSM plugin to support trunking on VM-FEX ports

Bug #1572308 reported by Sandhya Dasu on 2016-04-19
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networking-cisco
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Sandhya Dasu

Bug Description

The UCSM plugin should be able to configure VM-FEX ports to trunk multiple VLANs on a single VM-FEX port. As a short term approach, the following config needs to be provided to the plugin.

trunk_networks = network_name1: vlan1, vlan2, vlan3 network_name2 : vlan4 - vlan5

When a VM-FEX port is created on a neutron network specified in the above config, the plugin would create a Port Profile on the UCSM with the VLAN-id associated with the neutron network. In addition, it would also include the VLANs provided in the above config into the Port Profile.

As a result of that, the VM-FEX port would be able to carry traffic on all of the above VMs. Also, the oprinial VLAN-id on the neutron network would be marked as the native VLAN, so any untagged packets would be tagged with this id.

Sandhya Dasu (sadasu) on 2016-04-19
Changed in networking-cisco:
assignee: nobody → Sandhya Dasu (sadasu)
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