Unable to create bridge from OpenVswitch

asked 2017-08-01 14:25:01 +0300

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We are following https://cloudbase.it/open-vswitch-2-5... link. OVS got installed successfully and it's services are in running state.

When we try to create bridge to attach it with hyperv switch, using following command

#ovs-vsctl.exe add-br br0

It does not return to power shell again and stay stuck here for long time. When we press ctrl + c then it gives warning and bridge is created. We tried to create 3 bridge, for all of them had to create press ctrl+c. The same phenomena is observed while deleting except the last bridge is deleted successfully.

Please provide me the solution related this issue.

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Hi, Can you please check if the extension is enabled and running? If it is not, please enable it on the desired Hyper-V vSwitch.

aserdean gravatar imageaserdean ( 2017-08-01 16:20:23 +0300 )edit

Hi, we enable the extension by using the same command from cloudbase docs Enable-VMSwitchExtension -VMSwitchName vSwitch -Name "Cloudbase Open vSwitch Extension" . But at the time of creating bridge it struct for some time untill i externally press ctr+c

deepak.mourya gravatar imagedeepak.mourya ( 2017-08-01 16:29:33 +0300 )edit

Can you please post on pastebin the ovs-vswitchd log? From the behavior it seems that ovs-vswitchd is not running.

aserdean gravatar imageaserdean ( 2017-08-29 11:17:14 +0300 )edit