[one-users] openvswitch and brcompat in the post3.3 world
cbarry at rjmetrics.com
Fri Sep 14 07:09:15 PDT 2012
On Thu, 2012-09-13 at 17:05 -0400, christopher barry wrote:
> what's the plan for using openvswitch in the future, without requiring
> while I can compile openvswitch master for use with my 3.5 kernel, the
> brcompat has issues:
> modprobe brcompat
> FATAL: Error inserting brcompat
> (/lib/modules/3.5.1/kernel/net/openvswitch/brcompat.ko): Unknown symbol
> in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
> dmesg: brcompat: Unknown symbol ovs_dp_ioctl_hook (err 0)
> ...and it seems as though the idea is to move away from bridge
> compatibility anyway.
> I have made this error known upstream to the ovs developers, but have
> not heard back as of yet.
> but back to the longer term plan, is it just some scripts that need to
> change to use ovs without brcompat?
So, this was totally my fault.
The bridge module was loaded, and this caused the error, brcompat is
loaded fine now, so please excuse the noise...
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