[ovs-discuss] Linux kernel panics when attaching eth cable

Paolo Cravero pcravero at as2594.net
Wed Feb 3 15:42:09 UTC 2010

On 29/01/2010 19.22, Ben Pfaff wrote:

> If it's a matter of checksum offloading, then you may be able make it
> work (albeit with a performance hit) by turning off checksum offloading
> with 'ethtool'.

Sorry it took me so long to answer, I was @home sick.

With ethtool it works and I don't get kernel panic anymore. Performance is not 
yet an issue since I'm still learning these things.

Jesse, if you need a feedback I will apply your patch to my 0.99.1 
nevertheless. It's a lab machine.


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