[ovs-dev] [PATCH v1] ovsdb.7.rst: some corrections in ovsdb-client usage.

amginwal at gmail.com amginwal at gmail.com
Fri Aug 23 22:36:26 UTC 2019


From: Aliasgar Ginwala <aginwala at ebay.com>

1. Correct typo where it should be ovsdb-client backup vs ovsdb-tool backup.
2. Update for which case will ovsdb-client not work.

Signed-off-by: Aliasgar Ginwala <aginwala at ebay.com>
---
 Documentation/ref/ovsdb.7.rst | 6 ++++--
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/ref/ovsdb.7.rst b/Documentation/ref/ovsdb.7.rst
index c43fe1709..cd1c63d64 100644
--- a/Documentation/ref/ovsdb.7.rst
+++ b/Documentation/ref/ovsdb.7.rst
@@ -509,8 +509,10 @@ Changing Database Service Model
 -------------------------------
 
 Use ``ovsdb-tool create-cluster`` to create a clustered database from the
-contents of a standalone database.  Use ``ovsdb-tool backup`` to create a
-standalone database from the contents of a clustered database.
+contents of a standalone database.  Use ``ovsdb-client backup`` to create a
+standalone database from the contents of a running clustered database.
+When the cluster is down and cannot be revived, ``ovsdb-client backup`` will
+not work.
 
 Upgrading or Downgrading a Database
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