Configuration for OVSBridge using DHCP

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  • The Ethernet eth1 is configured by DHCP client and it got the an IP .As per requirement the OVS bridge is configured and named br-ex and we have added the eth1 port to br-ex bridge by doing "ovs-vsctl add-port br-ex eth1" and restarted the network service. Now we are facing a problem in network connectivity , the interface br-ex not getting IP address (IPV4). Kindly let us know how to fix this.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 3.0
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0

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