openvswitch-testcontroller - Simple controller for testing OpenFlow setups

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename openvswitch-testcontroller_2.11.0-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Package name openvswitch-testcontroller
Package version 2.11.0
Package release 0ubuntu2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/net
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 653.07 KB
Installed size 2.08 MB
This controller enables OpenFlow switches that connect to it to act
as MAC-learning Ethernet switches.  It can be used for initial
testing of OpenFlow networks.  It is not a necessary or desirable
part of a production OpenFlow deployment.


Package Version Architecture Repository
openvswitch-testcontroller_2.11.0-0ubuntu2_i386.deb 2.11.0 i386 Ubuntu Universe
openvswitch-testcontroller - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.29
libcap-ng0 >= 0.7.9
libssl1.1 >= 1.1.0
libunbound8 >= 1.8.0
openvswitch-common = 2.11.0-0ubuntu2
openvswitch-pki = 2.11.0-0ubuntu2


Name Value
openvswitch-test << 2.1.2-0ubuntu3


Type URL
Binary Package openvswitch-testcontroller_2.11.0-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb
Source Package openvswitch

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install openvswitch-testcontroller deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install openvswitch-testcontroller




2019-04-05 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.11.0-0ubuntu2) disco; urgency=medium
* d/rules: Skip execution of dh_systemd_start for openvswitch-switch
subunits avoiding multiple restarts during package configuration
(LP: #1823295).
2019-03-06 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.11.0-0ubuntu1) disco; urgency=medium
* d/watch: Update for changes in upstream releases page.
* New upstream release, superceeding previous snapshots from 2.11
release branch.
* d/rules: Skip test 2768 on amd64 and s390x.
2019-02-14 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.11.0~git20190214.a8a67726e-0ubuntu1) disco; urgency=medium
[ Christian Ehrhardt ]
* d/p/0001-acinclude-Also-use-LIBS-from-dpkg-pkg-config.patch: update to
the upstream accepted patch. The changes were unified and thereby drop:
- d/p/0002-m4-update-pkg.m4-to-pkg-config-0.29.1.patch
- d/p/
[ James Page ]
* New upstream snapshot from 2.11 release branch.
* d/p/*: Refresh/rebase.
2019-01-31 - Christian Ehrhardt <>
openvswitch (2.11.0~git20190121.4e4f80ec2-0ubuntu1) disco; urgency=medium
[ James Page ]
* d/rules: Switch snapshots to 2.11 branch.
* New upstream snapshot from 2.11 release branch.
* d/p/*: Refresh.
* d/p/connmgr-Fix-vswitchd-abort-when-a-port-is-added.patch: Drop,
included in snapshot.
[ Christian Ehrhardt ]
* fix linking with DPDK 18.11 - updated to v2 of the upstream patch series
- d/p/0001-acinclude-Also-use-LIBS-from-dpkg-pkg-config.patch
- d/p/0002-m4-update-pkg.m4-to-pkg-config-0.29.1.patch
- d/p/
* d/rules: mask test 2767 failing in OVS 2.11
2018-11-26 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.10.1-0ubuntu2) disco; urgency=medium
* d/p/connmgr-Fix-vswitchd-abort-when-a-port-is-added.patch: Cherry
pick fix for abort in OF connection manager.
2018-11-23 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.10.1-0ubuntu1) disco; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (LP: #1804795).
* d/p/erspan-add-big-endian-bit-fields.patch,tests-Fix-hash-function-
dependencies-in-tunnel-ERSPA.patch: Drop, included in point release.
* d/rules: Set shebang for to /usr/bin/python3.
2018-11-11 - Steve Langasek <>
openvswitch (2.10.0-0ubuntu4) disco; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild against libunbound8
2018-10-30 - Matthias Klose <>
openvswitch (2.10.0-0ubuntu3) disco; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to build for python3.7 as the default.
2018-08-22 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.10.0-0ubuntu2) cosmic; urgency=medium
* d/{openvswitch-switch,ovn-common}.install: Add missed scripts and
* d/p/erspan-add-big-endian-bit-fields.patch,tests-Fix-hash-function-
dependencies-in-tunnel-ERSPA.patch: Cherry pick upstream fixes for
s390x issues (LP: #1788133).
* d/rules: Don't skip any tests on s390x.
2018-08-21 - James Page <>
openvswitch (2.10.0-0ubuntu1) cosmic; urgency=medium
* d/control: Add BD on python{3}-sortedcontainers.
* d/watch: Update for upstream website changes.
* New upstream release.
* d/p/py3-compat.patch: Rebased on latest upstream review.
* d/rules: Disable tests 805,810,814 on s390x.
* d/rules: Rename SKIP_TEST -> TEST_LIST.
* d/rules: Re-enable all tests on arm64/armhf.
* d/control: Add libunbound-dev to BD's.

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