Bug 858722 - ifup hangs if openvswitch service is not running
ifup hangs if openvswitch service is not running
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openvswitch (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Thomas Graf
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 861828 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2012-09-19 09:53 EDT by Thomas Graf
Modified: 2014-06-18 04:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-12-20 10:33:00 EST
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Description Thomas Graf 2012-09-19 09:53:43 EDT
Description of problem:
If an Open vSwitch bridge is brought up that has been configured in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ it hangs indefinitely trying to connect o the daemon if the openvswitch service is not running.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure OVS bridge
2. Stop openvswitch service
3. ifup OVS bridge
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Comment 2 Thomas Graf 2012-10-09 11:06:41 EDT
*** Bug 861828 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-10-09 11:45:52 EDT
openvswitch-1.7.1-2.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-10-09 13:19:02 EDT
Package openvswitch-1.7.1-2.fc18:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing openvswitch-1.7.1-2.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-10-10 06:38:56 EDT
openvswitch-1.4.2-3.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-10-16 04:08:02 EDT
openvswitch-1.7.1-3.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-12-20 10:33:02 EST
openvswitch-1.7.1-2.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 obsolete repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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