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[mininet-discuss] Switch ports sending out dhcp requests

Keith Ouellette KeithO at fibermountain.com
Mon Apr 21 13:36:35 PDT 2014


That seems to have stopped it. Thanks!!!

-----Original Message-----
From: Sukhbir Singh [mailto:sukhbir.in at gmail.com] 
Sent: Monday, April 21, 2014 3:04 PM
To: Keith Ouellette
Cc: mininet-discuss at lists.stanford.edu
Subject: Re: [mininet-discuss] Switch ports sending out dhcp requests

> owned by the interface (shown in the ifconfig command). Is there a way 
> to not have the switch ports request dhcp? The command I am using is:
>
>
>
> sudo mn --custom ~/mininet/custom/fimoTopo.py --topo test,10,2 --mac 
> --switch ovsk --controller remote,ip=10.0.2.114:6653 
> --ipbase=10.0.0.100/8
>
>
>
> It is creating a bunch of unnecessary requests that makes it harder to 
> debug other issues.

This seems to be a problem with the network manager in 13.10. Ticket:
https://github.com/mininet/mininet/issues/228.

A temporary fix for this is:

    sudo stop network-manager

And then you can start it again when you need it after stopping Mininet.


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