What is an Addresspair and How it configure in Openstack HA Instances

Address Pair Allowed-address-pairs allow you to specify mac_address/ip_address (CIDR) pairs that pass through a port regardless of subnet. This enables the use of protocols such as VRRP, which floats an IP address between two instances to enable fast data plane failover. Use Case. Consider, you are building a HA cluster for your App / DB…

Live Migration failure: Cannot get interface MTU on ‘qbrXXXXXXXX-XX’

Some times, when you are doing a live migration , it will ended up with the following error in the nova-compute.log of hypervisor. The reason for this as follows. The Interface was removed by the user, but LIBVIRT doesnt acknowledged about this. But nova did. So, when nova initiates a live migration, libvirt is looking…

Find out DHCP ports which are in DOWN state

There is two DHCP servers running in each network created under openstack. Each network will have two DHCP servers. The virtual machines in this network is getting IP Address from these DHCP servers. Some times, the status of these DHCP ports shows down while wer querying them. There is a bug reported in neutron, in…