Starting Or Stopping An Oracle VM HVM Guest Causes OVM Network Unreachable Errors (Doc ID 1137863.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 17, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version: 2.2.1 and later   [Release: OVM221 and later ]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Network becomes unreachable while starting or stopping HVM guests.

XEN bridge changing its MAC address when starting or stopping a virtual machine, causing network access to be lost while refreshing the XEN bridge MAC.

Cause

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