The ovs-agent process logs frequently "ERROR (notificationserver:XXX) Error sending events: [Errno 111] Connection refused" (Doc ID 2084451.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.0.1 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 On Oracle VM, all 3.X.X releases.

The following kind of error messages are polluting the log of the ovs-agent daemon, which is usually located at /var/log/ovs-agent.log :

However, the server appears to be running in the Oracle VM Manager Graphical User Interface (GUI) :

Cause

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