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== Overview ==
Huawei ML2 Mechanism Driver implement ML2 Plugin Mechanism Driver API.
This driver can manage all types of Huawei switches.
For further details, please refer to Huawei OpenStack Deployment Guide provided by Huawei.
Note: Initial version of this driver supports single network type and multi-segmented networks.
== Prerequisites ==
* RDO install OpenStack Icehouse for CentOS6.5
* Install the ncclient Python library for NETCONF client (see https://github.com/leopoul/ncclient) on the Neutron server
== Directory Structure ==
The Huawei Neutron ML2 Driver can be downloaded from the repository located at:
This repository represents code that will be put into the huawei directory as:
== Configuration ==
=== Step 1: ===
Edit /etc/neutron/neutron.conf:
core_plugin = ml2
=== Step 2: ===
Edit /etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf.ini:
type_drivers = vlan
tenant_network_types = vlan
mechanism_drivers = openvswitch,huawei
=== Step 3: ===
Edit /etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf_huawei.ini:
hostaddr  = Switch IP address
username = admin
password  = password
portname  = Switch port name
=== Step 4: ===
Start the neutron service by providing the relevant configuration files:
cd <neutron_path> && python <neutron_path>/bin/neutron-server --config-file /etc/neutron/neutron.conf --config-file /etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf.ini --config-file /etc/neutron/plugins/ml2/ml2_conf_huawei.ini
=== Step 5: ===
Finally, restart neutron-server:
service neutron-server restart

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