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Oracle Linux: LACP Bonding: "<warn> [xxxxxxxxx.xxxxxx] device (bondx): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to 'xxxxxxx' " Entry In /var/log/messages (Doc ID 2449912.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 to Oracle Linux 7.5 [Release OL6 to OL7U5]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

1. A server running Oracle Linux was setup with LACP bonding, however the network bond and slave devices won't come up online to the network.

2. The switch ports are getting suspended whenever there is an attempt to bring the bonding interface online. However, if bonding is not configured, the slave devices can come up online to the network on either port.

3. Further details are found in /var/log/messages:

Sep 14 08:34:32 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536928472.2989] device (bond0): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 08:34:32 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536928472.2990] device (bond0): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 08:34:32 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536928472.9023] policy: set 'bond0' (bond0) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 11:36:59 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536939419.3898] device (enp59s0f0): state change: activated -> deactivating (reason 'dependency-failed', sys-iface-state: 'managed')
Sep 14 11:36:59 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536939419.3909] device (enp59s0f1): state change: activated -> deactivating (reason 'dependency-failed', sys-iface-state: 'managed')
Sep 14 11:36:59 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536939419.4108] device (enp59s0f0): state change: deactvating -> disconnected (reason 'dependency-failed', sys-iface-state: 'managed')
Sep 14 11:36:59 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536939419.4773] device (enp59s0f1): state change: deactivating -> disconnected (reason 'dependency-failed', sys-iface-state: 'managed')
Sep 14 11:48:32 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536940112.7572] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 11:48:32 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536940112.7573] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 11:48:32 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536940112.7822] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 12:25:12 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536942312.5382] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 12:25:12 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536942312.5383] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 12:25:12 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536942312.5603] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 12:43:22 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536943402.3805] policy: set 'enp94s0f0' (enp94s0f0) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 12:45:53 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536943553.4552] policy: set 'enp94s0f1' (enp94s0f1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 12:49:35 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536943775.4485] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 12:49:35 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536943775.4486] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 12:49:35 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536943775.4713] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 17:20:01 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536960001.3468] policy: set 'enp94s0f0' (enp94s0f0) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 17:21:57 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960117.7417] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 17:21:57 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960117.7418] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 17:21:57 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536960117.7632] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 17:25:15 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960315.6469] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 17:25:15 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960315.6470] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 17:25:15 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536960315.6686] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 17:26:17 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960377.1657] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 17:26:17 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960377.1658] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 17:26:17 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536960377.1874] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS
Sep 14 17:31:00 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960660.9229] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_actor_sys_prio' to '65535'
Sep 14 17:31:00 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <warn>  [1536960660.9230] device (bond1): failed to set bonding attribute 'ad_user_port_key' to '0'
Sep 14 17:31:00 localhost NetworkManager[1295]: <info>  [1536960660.9451] policy: set 'bond1' (bond1) as default for IPv4 routing and DNS

 

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