[ovs-dev] [PATCH 1.7] rhel: Automatically start openvswitch service before bringing an ovs interface up or down

Thomas Graf tgraf at redhat.com
Fri Jan 25 06:06:57 PST 2013


This patch modifies the ifup/ifdown scripts to automatically
start the openvswitch service before ovs-vsctl is invoked thus
not making it mandatory to auto-start openvswitch on boot.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Graf <tgraf at redhat.com>
---
 rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifdown-ovs | 2 ++
 rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifup-ovs   | 2 ++
 2 files changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifdown-ovs b/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifdown-ovs
index 19047d8..d2a2f4b 100755
--- a/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifdown-ovs
+++ b/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifdown-ovs
@@ -34,6 +34,8 @@ if [ ! -x ${OTHERSCRIPT} ]; then
     OTHERSCRIPT="/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifdown-eth"
 fi
 
+[ -f /var/lock/subsys/openvswitch ] || /sbin/service openvswitch start
+
 case "$TYPE" in
 	OVSBridge)
 		${OTHERSCRIPT} ${CONFIG} $2
diff --git a/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifup-ovs b/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifup-ovs
index c427879..61b0af9 100755
--- a/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifup-ovs
+++ b/rhel/etc_sysconfig_network-scripts_ifup-ovs
@@ -34,6 +34,8 @@ if [ ! -x ${OTHERSCRIPT} ]; then
 	OTHERSCRIPT="/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifup-eth"
 fi
 
+[ -f /var/lock/subsys/openvswitch ] || /sbin/service openvswitch start
+
 case "$TYPE" in
 	OVSBridge)
 		ovs-vsctl -t ${TIMEOUT} -- --may-exist add-br "$DEVICE" $OVS_OPTIONS ${OVS_EXTRA+-- $OVS_EXTRA}
-- 
1.7.11.7



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