Booting an OVP Image Using the Installer
Use this procedure to create a bootable USB drive with the an OVP image, suitable for installing on the host platform.
The following terms are used in this manual.
Tools in the DPDK vSwitch Installation
Host DPDK tools available when configuring a platform project using the feature/dpdk-vswitch template.
Building OVP Platform Projects
Before you can put an OVP solution into production, you must first create the host and guest platform project images.
Building an OVP Host with vSwitch Support
Build an OVP host image that includes the Intel DPDK vSwitch to provide high-performance packet switching services inside the virtual node.
Activating an ISO Storage Domain
Learn how to manually activate an inactive storage domain.
Setting Interrupt Affinity
You can use the ovp_ott_tuner command to set interrupt affinity on a multicore system.
Virtual Machine User Mode Networking
User Mode networking is the simplest way to provide a virtual machine with access to the host. But it is also the least efficient of the QEMU backends. Use it for prototyping and exploratory work only.