[Openstack-operators] port state is UP when admin-state-up is False (neutron/+bug/1672629)
kevin at benton.pub
Tue Aug 8 16:18:54 UTC 2017
Once that bug is fixed, the port status will show DOWN in the Neutron API,
but that doesn't affect how it appears inside of the instance.
The best way to completely ensure the instance isn't trying to use it is to
detach it from the instance using the 'nova interface-detach' command.
On Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 7:49 AM, Volodymyr Litovka <doka.ua at gmx.com> wrote:
> Hi Kevin,
> see below
> On 8/8/17 1:06 AM, Kevin Benton wrote:
> What backend are you using? That bug is about the port showing ACTIVE when
> admin_state_up=False but it's still being disconnected from the dataplane.
> If you are seeing dataplane traffic with admin_state_up=False, then that is
> a separate bug.
> I'm using OVS
> Also, keep in mind that marking the port down will still not be reflected
> inside of the VM via ifconfig or ethtool. It will always show active in
> there. So even after we fix bug 1672629, you are going to see the port is
> connected inside of the VM.
> Is there way to disconnect port, thus putting it into DOWN state on VM,
> using Openstack API ? This is important for *public clouds* when it can
> be necessary to shutdown port of unmanaged (customer's) VM. The only idea I
> have is to set admin_state_up to False and, actually, it's the only
> command, which control port state.
> As I mentioned earlier, it seems it was working in Kilo ("I have checked
> the behavior of admin_state_up of Kilo version, when port admin-state-up is
> set to False, the port status will be DOWN.") but Ocata shows another
> behaviour, ignoring this parameter.
> So, any ideas on how to shutdown port on VM using Openstack API?
> Thank you!
> On Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 5:21 AM, Volodymyr Litovka <doka.ua at gmx.com> wrote:
>> Hi colleagues,
>> am I the only who care about this case? - https://bugs.launchpad.net/neu
>> The problem is when I set port admin_state_up to False, it still UP on
>> the VM thus continuing to route statically configured networks (e.g.
>> received from DHCP host_routes), sending DHCP reqs, etc
>> As people discovered, in Kilo everything was ok - "I have checked the
>> behavior of admin_state_up of Kilo version, when port admin-state-up is set
>> to False, the port status will be DOWN." - but at least in Ocata it is
>> Anybody facing this problem too? Any ideas on how to work around it?
>> Thank you.
>> Volodymyr Litovka
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> Volodymyr Litovka
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