[ovs-dev] interface-reconfigure: Include bridge.*.xs-network-uuids for all networks in /etc/ovs-vswitchd.conf

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Mon Oct 5 16:51:04 UTC 2009


Ian Campbell <Ian.Campbell at citrix.com> writes:

> Previously I advised that only networks which were currently attached to
> the host be listed in /etc/ovs-vswitchd.conf. However I've just realised
> that this interacts badly with the slightly ugly special case used for
> PIF.currently-attached when reading from dbcache instead of talking to
> Xapi. This bites on boot when /etc/init.d/management-interface tries to
> plug a selection of PIFs which are deemed to be somehow required by
> xapi. (not helped by a bug in XenServer 5.7.0 which can cause this list
> to be larger than it should be and not internally consistent).
>
> For now I think it prudent to simply list all networks which could
> potentially be attached to a given datapath, until I can figure out what
> the sane fix is on the XenServer end.

Thank you for looking out for us, Ian.

I pushed this out.




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