Opened 12 years ago

Closed 11 years ago

#28 closed (fixed)

configure an always-on IP address for testing VLAN 1750 connectivity to the BBN ExoGENI rack

Reported by: Owned by: somebody
Priority: major Milestone: EG-ADM-1
Component: OpenFlow Version: SPIRAL4
Keywords: Cc:

Description (last modified by

Configure an IP address which can be used for testing connectivity to the BBN ExoGENI rack on shared OpenFlow-controlled VLAN 1750.

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by

Description: modified (diff)

Making a ticket to track this task for acceptance tests purposes.

Tim will provide an IP address for the static testpoint to use.

We believe the plan is that an "always-on" VM will be provisioned via ORCA, and the expectation will be that this VM will be down during the biweekly ExoGENI maintenance/update period, but should be up (and the interface pingable) otherwise.

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by

Chaos, the new ORCA code will make this possible by creating a VM with a specified Vlan in this case Vlan-1750. Need to find out when the new code will be deployed and ready for testing.


comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by

This feature has been added and I believe test VMs are up. Should we close?

comment:4 Changed 11 years ago by

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Sorry for the delay. Yes, this can be closed. We'll be able to revisit testing when the rack has a hybrid-mode switch. And, if we have trouble with reliability of the experimental-VM-based approach over time, we will revisit that.

But the IPs are in place and we have been successfully testing for awhile now, so i'll close this out. Thanks!

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