Build and install OVS with the Napatech modifications.
This describes commands to build, install OVS and verify the installation.
About this task
Locate the OVS folder in the unpacked Link-Virtualization™ Software package directory and change
to that directory.
- package_root_directory is the path to the unpacked Napatech package
- version is the version identifier of the included OVS package
Compile and install OVS.
./boot.sh ./configure --with-dpdk=shared CFLAGS="-Ofast \ -DALLOW_EXPERIMENTAL_API -msse4.2 -mpopcnt -march=native" make make install
Verify that the OVS package is installed.
which ovsdb-toolThe default OVS installation directory is /usr/local/bin/.An output example: