[P4-dev] Architecture of simple_switch

Andreas Pantelopoulos padelopoulos at gmail.com
Tue Jun 13 12:09:03 EDT 2017


Hello,

Thanks for the prompt answer!

I am trying to understand it's architecture, yes. If I do understand it and
find more time I will try to help.

Thanks,
Andreas

On Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 6:05 PM, Antonin Bas <antonin at barefootnetworks.com>
wrote:

> Hi Andreas,
>
> AFAIK, there is no such diagram, but that sounds like a good idea. If you
> are walking through simple_switch.cpp and would like to build such a
> diagaram yourself and submit it to Github, I would be happy to review it.
>
> Best,
>
> Antonin
>
> On Tue, Jun 13, 2017 at 8:36 AM, Andreas Pantelopoulos <
> padelopoulos at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> Is there any architectural diagram of the simple_switch target?
>>
>> Something that would illustrate how ingress/egress and other threads
>> interact with each other via queues would be extremely useful. Or, maybe a
>> diagram that would illustrate what happens when a packet arrives at an
>> interface until it is (if) forwarded through another.
>>
>> Thanks a lot,
>> Andreas
>>
>> _______________________________________________
>> P4-dev mailing list
>> P4-dev at lists.p4.org
>> http://lists.p4.org/mailman/listinfo/p4-dev_lists.p4.org
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Antonin
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.p4.org/pipermail/p4-dev_lists.p4.org/attachments/20170613/6cadd25b/attachment-0002.html>


More information about the P4-dev mailing list