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Could you suggest a very basic XML and API for adding a flow in Helium version?

asked 2015-08-27 22:51:03 -0700

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Hi, I have a mininet setup integrated with my ODL(Helium version). I have created 2 hosts and a switch from mininet. I have tried some of the REST API to hit ODL for creating clows with actions like flood. I am able to see the flow entry been made in mininet "sudo ovs-ofctl dump-flows s1" . But my "h1 ping h2" is not working. Can u suggest me a basic API for adding a flow to make h1 ping h2?// Thanks in advance.

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answered 2015-08-27 23:24:08 -0700

updated 2015-08-27 23:24:54 -0700

if the topology is like this:

h1 <----------> s1 <--------------> h2

then the flood flow at s1 is sufficient to provide the communication.

flow :

url :



<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>
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