[ovs-dev] OVSDB_SERVER_OPTS disappeared in 1.2

Tomoe Sugihara tomoe at midokura.com
Mon Dec 19 23:46:24 UTC 2011


On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 8:44 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 08:42:20AM +0900, Tomoe Sugihara wrote:
>> On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 1:45 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
>> > On Mon, Dec 19, 2011 at 09:48:26AM +0900, Tomoe Sugihara wrote:
>> >> I found that OVSDB_SERVER_OPTS in debian startup script to pass option
>> >> to ovsdb-server was removed in 1.2. Is there any reason why it was dropped,
>> >> and is there a new method for that config option?
>> >
>> > I didn't see much value in it because there simply aren't that many
>> > options to pass in.
>> >
>> > What were you using OVSDB_SERVER_OPTS to do?
>>
>> I was using  --remote ptcp: option to connect through TCP.
>
> You can use "ovs-vsctl set-manager ptcp:" to do the same thing without
> passing special options.

Thanks for the info. That'll work for me.

Tomoe



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