neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent cant be started on compute node

asked 2015-03-21 08:50:29 -0500

Huaming gravatar image

updated 2015-03-21 09:11:01 -0500

root@compute1:~# service neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent start

neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent start/running, process 3946

root@compute1:~# service neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent status

neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent stop/waiting

And there is no neutron-ovs-agent of compute node shows up when I run neutron agent-list on the controller. Neither log file created under /var/log/neutron/. Any idea to debug this issue, folks?


type_drivers =flat,gre
tenant_network_types =gre
mechanism_drivers =openvswitch
tunnel_id_ranges =1:1000
enable_security_group = True
enable_ipset = True
firewall_driver = neutron.agent.linux.iptables_firewall.OVSHybridIptablesFirewallDriver
local_ip =x.x.x.x
enable_tunneling =True
tunnel_types =gre
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answered 2015-03-21 15:10:19 -0500

If this is on Ubuntu you can see what the agent doesnt start by looking in /var/log/upstart/neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent.log

This should have debug output that can give you a clue to why its not starting.

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I'm facing the same issue, in the logs it says "ImportError: No module named rabbit". Any idea's?


root@compute:/home/XXXXXXX# service neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent status neutron-plugin-openvswitch-agent start/running, process 6464 root@compute:/home/XXXXXXX# service

Vikram gravatar imageVikram ( 2015-06-09 22:34:11 -0500 )edit

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