Installing OVSDB on Juniper Networks Devices
The Open vSwitch Database (OVSDB) software is included
jsdn package. For some Juniper
Networks devices, the
is included in the Junos OS software (
jinstall) package. On these Juniper Networks devices, you do not need to
install the separate
which means that you can skip the task described in this topic. For
information about which devices do not require installation of the
jsdn package, see OVSDB Support on Juniper Networks Devices.
jsdn package for your
Juniper Networks device is not included in the
jinstall package, you must copy a separate
jsdn package to the Juniper Networks device and then install the package.
The package name uses the following format:
packageID identifies the package that must run on each Juniper Networks device.
release identifies the release; for example, 16.2. The
jsdnpackage release and the
jinstallrelease running on the device must be the same.
To install the
on a Juniper Networks device:
- Download the software package to the Juniper Networks device.
- If an older
jsdnpackage already exists on the Juniper Networks device, remove the package by issuing the request system software delete operational mode command.user@device> request system software delete existing-ovsdb-package
- Install the new
jsdnpackage by using the request system software add operational mode command.user@device> request system software add path-to-ovsdb-package