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lighty.io is a set of OpenDaylight components, adapted to run in a plain Java SE environment.
Karaf is used to start OpenDaylight features and components.
lighty.io does this faster with better memory efficiency.
Having Java SE as a runtime, you can use a framework of your choice, not only Karaf.
The lighty.io core contains base ODL services and components:
Yes, it does. Since the 7.x releases, you can use improved:
Yes, this is possible.
lighty.io provides OpenDaylight services in runtime and your application code does not depend on Karaf anyway.
Yes, it is.
lighty.io provides one core module and several other modules implementing Southbound & Northbound plugins.
Your application code can start, stop & restart those modules, as required.