Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 870034
openvswitch: iptables rule to let through GRE traffic is added even though GRE is unsupported
Last modified: 2014-06-18 04:31:27 EDT
Description of problem:
Even though the Fedora kernel does not support GRE tunneling with openvswitch. The startup scripts still punch a hole into the firewall to let through GRE traffic.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. service openvswitch start
2. iptables -L
No iptables -p GRE -j ACCEPT rule
openvswitch-1.4.2-4.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing openvswitch-1.4.2-4.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
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openvswitch-1.4.2-5.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
openvswitch-1.4.2-5.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.