[ovs-discuss] Linux kernel panics when attaching eth cable
pcravero at as2594.net
Fri Jan 29 14:55:21 UTC 2010
I tried both with 0.90.x and 0.99.1: as soon as I attach the network cable to
a physical interface managed by openvswitch module, the system goes into
Configuration in /etc/ovs-vswitchd.conf is:
OS is CentOS 5.3 (yum updated today):
Linux 2.6.18-164.11.1.el5xen #1 SMP Wed Jan 20 08:06:04 EST 2010 x86_64 x86_64
Note: kernel panics occur with the non-xen kernel too.
Physical interface peth0 is a Marvell Technology Group Ltd. 88E8053 PCI-E
Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 20)
I remove the bridge module. Load OVS:
As long as the cable is unplugged I can do all sort of configurations as of
documentation. When I attach the network cable ... bump!
Upstream switch is a Cisco device with parameters I cannot control.
Am I doing something wrong? (quite possible since I'm new to linux kernel
switches) Is it a hardware problem? Else?
Thank you in advance for any support you'll be able to give.
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