Problem with OpenStack Getting Started Guide

Mark McLoughlin markmc at
Tue Jan 3 12:32:08 UTC 2012

On Fri, 2011-12-23 at 13:16 -0700, Steven Dake wrote:
> Killing the first VM that was started (which has a MAC address equal to
> the br0) will cause deletion of vnet0 and cause the bridge driver to
> flush the arp table and choose a new bridge interface.  This results in
> disconnection of the remaining VM for 30-60 seconds.  

What exactly is happening during this time? The guest's routing table is
configured with the host as its gateway and it has a stale ARP cache
entry for the host?


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