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Error: argument "peer" is wrong: "name" too long

asked 2014-07-24 11:17:07 -0500

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updated 2014-07-25 12:37:15 -0500

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Using latest RDO Icehouse with RHEL 6.5 (fully updated).

When using OVS VLAN segmentation, after restarting neutron-openvswitch-agent, the logs show

Error: argument "peer" is wrong: "name" too long

The command it's trying to run is

ip link add int-br-eth0.2017 type veth peer name phy-br-eth0.2017

Any suggestions on how to fix this?

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answered 2014-07-25 12:40:49 -0500

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Check the error, looks like the ip command is wrong. Have you tried reading man ip-link?

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