[openstack-dev] [neutron] How could an L2 agent extension access agent methods ?

Rossella Sblendido rsblendido at suse.com
Fri Dec 18 11:37:34 UTC 2015

On 12/17/2015 05:07 PM, Ihar Hrachyshka wrote:
> We may probably think of passing agent uuid into extensions to allow it
> to be used as a cookie for their flows, and make sure extensions are
> triggered before we reset obsolete flows in the agent. It may work.
> I would only want to see it as a temporary solution. One thing that I
> would like to tackle with the proposal is keeping our main flow tables
> clean from extension specific flows, if anything, for easier debugging.

I agree with you here. Let's pass the uuid as a temporary solution. This 
will buy us some time to iterate on the extensions flow tables proposal 
and get it working. In the meanwhile the subprojects that install flows 
won't be blocked.



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