The LinuxBridge mechanism driver is included with the ML2 plugin and was installed in Chapter 3, Installing Neutron. The following sections will walk you through the configuration of Neutron and Nova to utilize the LinuxBridge driver and agent.
While the LinuxBridge and Open vSwitch agents and drivers can coexist in the same environment, they should not be installed and configured simultaneously on the same host.
# apt-get install neutron-plugin-linuxbridge-agent
If prompted to overwrite the
neutron.conf file, type
N at the
In order to properly connect instances to the network, Nova Compute must be aware that LinuxBridge is the networking plugin. The
linuxnet_interface_driver configuration option in
/etc/nova/nova.conf instructs Nova Compute on how to properly connect instances to the...