Punting packets to the controller

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When I send new TCP traffic into the switch (summit X440-8p), the packets are not sent to the controller by default. They seem to be handled by the L2 FDB extension to the switch which has a default action of 'forward'. ARP packets make it to the controller though. Could somebody help me understand what is going on here?

I am running summitX_DA-0.2.xos with summitX-openflow_DA-0.2.xmod on the switch with FDB turned off and access list width set to double.
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Official Response

EXOS is pre-GA software. I would suggest upgrading to the latest release of 15.7.1 and testing following the upgrade.