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[Xen-API] Re: XCP BETA BUG: bridge, kernel panic

To: Sébastien Riccio <public-sr-dWg6jWm8wxMIjDr1QQGPvw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-API] Re: XCP BETA BUG: bridge, kernel panic
From: Ben Pfaff <blp@xxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2011 22:37:40 -0700
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Sébastien Riccio <sr-dWg6jWm8wxMIjDr1QQGPvw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Is your XCP running openvswitch or bridge mode ?
> You can cat /etc/xensource/network.conf to check it out.
> If it's running in openvswitch mode, don't use brctl to manually play
> with the bridges,
> that could be the reason it's panicing.

Using brctl in openvswitch mode isn't usually the right thing to
do, but it shouldn't cause a panic.  If it does, then that's a
bug that we, meaning the Open vSwitch developers, need to fix.
(But this is the first I've heard of such a problem.)

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