During Framework Upgrade from OpenStack 13 to 16.1 new instances with SR-IOV ports cannot be created

Solution Unverified - Updated -


  • new instance creation fails on the binding of an SR-IOV port with:
020-09-24 00:11:50.858 31268 INFO neutron.plugins.ml2.drivers.mech_sriov.agent.sriov_nic_agent [req-3f246188-d8f7-43b8-b731-9948e4d50557 - - - - -] Device with MAC 00:00:00:00:00:00 not defined on plugin


  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 16.1 for controllers
  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform 13 for SR-IOV compute nodes
  • Framework upgrade is in-progress

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