[ovs-discuss] OVS logs not found

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Fri Nov 25 20:23:58 UTC 2016


OVS doesn't log to a file without it.

The manpages document how to use OVS.

On Fri, Nov 25, 2016 at 09:07:48PM +0100, Ashish Kurian wrote:
> Dear Ben,
> 
> I did not specify it. I have not specified it with other versions and still
> I was able to view logs earlier. How should I specify it while starting OVS?
> 
> Best Regards,
> Ashish Kurian
> 
> On Fri, Nov 25, 2016 at 8:47 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at ovn.org> wrote:
> 
> > On Fri, Nov 25, 2016 at 08:36:58PM +0100, Ashish Kurian wrote:
> > > When I try to add port to the bridge, I am getting an error and it says
> > me
> > > to look into the log file. while installing I have configured it in the
> > > following way.
> > >
> > > ./configure --with-linux=/lib/modules/$(uname -r)/build
> > >
> > > But I am not able to view any files in the directory
> > > usr/local/var/log/openvswitch
> > >
> > > This folder is empty. Do you know what could be a reason for this?
> >
> > Did you specify --log-file when you started OVS?
> >


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