[ovs-dev] [PATCH] ovs-vsctl: --bootstrap only has an effect if the ca cert is missing.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Wed Feb 23 00:58:41 UTC 2011

Someone (I can't remember who) asked me about this a while ago.  I hope
this clarifies.
 utilities/ovs-vsctl.8.in |    3 ++-
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/utilities/ovs-vsctl.8.in b/utilities/ovs-vsctl.8.in
index 94e0c7c..c0143c7 100644
--- a/utilities/ovs-vsctl.8.in
+++ b/utilities/ovs-vsctl.8.in
@@ -429,7 +429,8 @@ below.
 .ST "CA Certificate Bootstrap"
 Ordinarily, all of the files named in the SSL configuration must exist
-when \fBovs\-vswitchd\fR starts.  However, if the \fB\-\-bootstrap\fR 
+when \fBovs\-vswitchd\fR starts.  However, if the \fIca-cert\fR file
+does not exist and the \fB\-\-bootstrap\fR
 option is given, then \fBovs\-vswitchd\fR will attempt to obtain the
 CA certificate from the controller on its first SSL connection and
 save it to the named PEM file.  If it is successful, it will

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