Bug 997533 - [ovirt-guest-agent] RHEL5 guest agent reports always last IP on network device
[ovirt-guest-agent] RHEL5 guest agent reports always last IP on network device
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
Classification: Red Hat
Component: ovirt-guest-agent (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity high
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: 3.5.0
Assigned To: Vinzenz Feenstra [evilissimo]
Pavel Stehlik
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Reported: 2013-08-15 10:16 EDT by Jiri Belka
Modified: 2014-03-31 07:48 EDT (History)
6 users (show)

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Doc Type: Known Issue
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Since there is currently no backport of the required feature in python-ethtool/ethtool to get all ipv4 addresses this feature request cannot be implemented.
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Last Closed: 2014-03-31 05:46:08 EDT
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Description Jiri Belka 2013-08-15 10:16:08 EDT
Description of problem:

guest agent on RHEL5 reports last IP only.

# vdsClient -s 0 getVmStats 5096b3c4-273a-4697-b11a-8c02b10e081b | grep netIfaces
        netIfaces = [{'hw': '00:1a:4a:e0:3f:83', 'name': 'eth0', 'inet': [''], 'inet6': ['fe80::21a:4aff:fee0:3f83', '2620:52:0:223c:21a:4aff:fee0:3f83']}]

# ip a s dev eth0
2: eth0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc pfifo_fast qlen 1000
    link/ether 00:1a:4a:e0:3f:83 brd ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff
    inet brd scope global eth0
    inet scope global eth0:0
    inet scope global secondary eth0:1
    inet scope global secondary eth0:2
    inet scope global secondary eth0:3
    inet scope global secondary eth0:4
    inet scope global secondary eth0:5
    inet scope global secondary eth0:6
    inet scope global secondary eth0:7
    inet scope global secondary eth0:8
    inet scope global secondary eth0:9
    inet6 2620:52:0:223c:21a:4aff:fee0:3f83/64 scope global deprecated dynamic 
       valid_lft 2591756sec preferred_lft -184sec
    inet6 fe80::21a:4aff:fee0:3f83/64 scope link 
       valid_lft forever preferred_lft forever

on RHEL6 all IPs are reported.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install GA on RHEL5 from is10
2. check reported IPs

Actual results:
last ip only reported

Expected results:
all ips

Additional info:
nothing in logs
Comment 3 Michal Skrivanek 2014-03-31 05:46:08 EDT
ethtool in RHEL 5 is missing a fix and there doesn't seem to be enough interest to backport it….not much we can do about that

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