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Re: What should be the abstraction for ethernet switches?

On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 9:56 AM, Lloyd Parkes
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> On 11/05/2011, at 12:03 PM, Matt Thomas wrote:
>> How do they interact with the vlan and bridge interfaces?
> We may be able to get some ideas from the Cisco Nexus and VMware virtual 
> switch systems. They are supposed to have virtualised the control plane, and 
> we may be able to get useful ideas from their control plane model.
> I don't know anything about them other than dark mutterings coming from my 
> co-workers about the accuracy of the documentation.
While we're at it, we could have a look at OpenSolaris' network
virtualization code, which I kinda liked very


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