Network Manager Wait Online reports as failed during boot with OVS DPDK configured to use Mellanox NICs

Solution In Progress - Updated -


  • The Network Manager Wait Online unit will show failed after the boot of an OSP 16.1 compute node with OVS DPDK that is utilizing Mellanox NIC cards for DPDK ports


  • Red Hat OpenStack (OSP) 16.1
  • Compute node with Mellanox CX5 network card configured with ports using OVS DPDK (Open vSwitch Dataplane Development Platform Kit).

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