Oracle VM: kernel <hostname> <vifname> vif<n.m>: draining TX queue in /var/log/messages (Doc ID 2062981.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.3.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

VIF<N.N>: DRAINING TX QUEUE will be seen in /var/log/messages.

Where <N.N> is the identifier of the virtual interface (e.g. "myserver kernel: vif vif-9-1 vif9.1: draining TX queue")

Changes

A new (virtual) interface may have been added to the virtual machine.

Cause

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