This section offers advices in a case OpenDaylight PCEP plugin is not working as expected.
PCEP is not working…¶
First of all, ensure that all required features are installed, local PCE and remote PCC configuration is correct.
To list all installed features in OpenDaylight use the following command at the Karaf console:
Check OpenDaylight Karaf logs:
From Karaf console:
or open log file:
Possibly, a reason/hint for a cause of the problem can be found there.
Try to minimize effect of other OpenDaylight features, when searching for a reason of the problem.
Try to set DEBUG severity level for PCEP logger via Karaf console commands, in order to collect more information:
log:set DEBUG org.opendaylight.protocol.pcep
log:set DEBUG org.opendaylight.bgpcep.pcep
and for Path Computation Algorithm
log:set DEBUG org.opendaylight.algo
Before you report a bug, check BGPCEP Jira to ensure same/similar bug is not already filed there.
Write an e-mail to email@example.com and provide following information:
State OpenDaylight version
Describe your use-case and provide as much details related to PCEP as possible
Steps to reproduce
Attach Karaf log files, optionally packet captures, REST input/output
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