Device bondX.Y does not seem to be present, delaying initialization

Solution Verified - Updated -

Issue

  • We have created a bond and added VLAN subinterfaces to it. When the network service starts, the VLAN interfaces will not start. The following error is displayed
Device bond0.21 does not seem to be present, delaying initialization

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Channel Bonding on multiple network interfaces
  • 802.1q VLANs trunked to system

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