[ovs-discuss] OVS+DPDK on CentOS 7

Ben Pfaff blp at ovn.org
Wed Jul 10 15:55:11 UTC 2019

On Wed, Jul 10, 2019 at 10:30:12AM -0300, Nicolas Vazquez wrote:
> I've been trying to extend an existing OVS installation on CentOS 7 to
> support DPDK, but could not find a way without a clean install. Is it
> possible to configure OVS with DPDK without reinstalling it? [1]
> # ovs-vsctl --no-wait set Open_vSwitch . other_config:dpdk-init=true
> # ovs-vsctl get Open_vSwitch . dpdk_initialized
> ovs-vsctl: Open_vSwitch does not contain a column whose name matches
> "dpdk_initialized"

It sounds like you might need to upgrade the database.  The OVS
installation guide has instructions.

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