Reporting Bugs in Open vSwitch

We are eager to hear from users about problems that they have encountered with Open vSwitch. This file documents how best to report bugs so as to ensure that they can be fixed as quickly as possible.

Please report bugs by sending email to

For reporting security vulnerabilities, please read

The most important parts of your bug report are the following:

Please also include the following information:

The following are also handy sometimes: is a public mailing list, to which anyone can subscribe, so please do not include confidential information in your bug report.