Pluribus Netvisor® VirtualWire™ L1 Driver
The VirtualWire L1 Driver provides CloudShell Resource Manager with the capability to communicate with switches that are part of the CloudShell inventory.
End users will be able to create routes, configure port settings, and read values from the switch using the CloudShell Portal, Resource Manager client, or the CloudShell API.
The Virtual Wire L1 Driver package includes: | File name | Description | | ------ | ------ | | VIRTUAL_WIRE.exe | Driver used by CloudShell Server | | virtual_wire_runtime_configuration.json | JSON file enabling additional configuration interface for the driver | Virtual WireResourceConfiguration.xml | An XML file holding all attribute and capabilities of the L1 switches of the same vendor |
The driver is compatible with the following CloudShell versions:
- 7.0 and above
The driver has been verified with the following devices and software versions:
- Device_Type - Version/s
Follow the instructions in the link below for installation: http://help.quali.com/Online%20Help/220.127.116.11/Portal/Content/Admn/Cnct-Ctrl-L1-Swch.htm
In step 7 at the above guide, you will need to copy only one exe file, and instead of the runtimeConfig.xml file please copy the virtual_wire_runtime_configuration.json file.
delete the irrelevant ones | Feature | Description | | ------ | ------ | | AutoLoad | Creates the sub-resources of the L1 switch | | MapBidi | Creates a bi-directional connection between two ports | | MapUni | Creates a uni-directional connection between two ports | | MapClear | Clears any connection ending in this port | | MapClearTo | Clears a uni-directional connection between two ports |
add any relevant information about the different keys in the virtual_wire_runtime_configuration.json file or remove this section | Feature | Description | | ------ | ------ | | common_variable.connection_port | TCP Port connection, default is 1234 |
add any known issues or remove this section