[ovs-dev] [PATCH] ovs-vsctl: reconnect to the database if connection was dropped

Ansis Atteka aatteka at nicira.com
Wed Feb 19 22:54:46 UTC 2014

Thanks for review. I pushed this to branches where issue was observed
- master and 2.1.

On Wed, Feb 19, 2014 at 10:22 AM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 18, 2014 at 02:34:58PM -0800, Ansis Atteka wrote:
>> If ovs-vsctl has to wait for ovs-vswitchd to reconfigure itself
>> according to the new database, then sometimes ovs-vsctl could
>> end up stuck in the event loop if OVSDB connection was dropped
>> while ovs-vsctl was still running.
>> This patch fixes this problem by letting ovs-vsctl to reconnect
>> to the OVSDB, if it has to wait cur_cfg field to be updated.
>> Issue: 1191997
>> Reported-by: Spiro Kourtessis <spiro at nicira.com>
>> Signed-Off-By: Ansis Atteka <aatteka at nicira.com>
> Acked-by: Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com>

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