Adding a new host failed with error :"Required SwitchType is not reported"

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When attempting to add a new host to RH(E)V, the following error is observed:

2017-02-14 07:36:31,359 ERROR [org.ovirt.engine.core.vdsbroker.VdsManager] (DefaultQuartzScheduler5) [] Exception: java.lang.IllegalStateException: Required SwitchType is not reported.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.6
  • Red Hat Virtualization (RHV) 4.0

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