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phei@Unicom-PPPoE:~$ conf
phei@Unicom-PPPoE# set interfaces pseudo-ethernet peth0
phei@Unicom-PPPoE# set interfaces pseudo-ethernet peth0 source-interface eth2
phei@Unicom-PPPoE# commit
phei@Unicom-PPPoE# save
Saving configuration to '/config/config.boot'...
phei@Unicom-PPPoE# delete interfaces pseudo-ethernet
phei@Unicom-PPPoE# commit
[ interfaces pseudo-ethernet peth0 ]
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Report Time: 2020-06-17 22:17:56
Image Version: VyOS 1.3-rolling-202006150117
Release Train: equuleus

Built by:
Built on: Mon 15 Jun 2020 01:17 UTC
Build UUID: ab90d6b2-8f3c-4d8e-8022-50606d6ffa9b
Build Commit ID: 1dfa9a3c7cce72

Architecture: x86_64
Boot via: installed image
System type: bare metal

Hardware vendor: Supermicro
Hardware model: X8DTL
Hardware S/N: A616Y0312102132
Hardware UUID: 49434d53-0200-9066-2500-66902500e79d

Traceback (most recent call last):

File "/usr/libexec/vyos/conf_mode/", line 256, in <module>
File "/usr/libexec/vyos/conf_mode/", line 137, in apply
File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/vyos/ifconfig/", line 76, in remove
File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/vyos/ifconfig/", line 252, in remove
File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/vyos/ifconfig/", line 737, in flush_addrs
File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/vyos/ifconfig/", line 126, in delete
  self._cmd('systemctl stop dhcp6c@{ifname}.service'.format(**self.options))
File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/vyos/ifconfig/", line 48, in _cmd
  return cmd(command, self.debug)
File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/vyos/", line 178, in cmd
  raise OSError(code, feedback)

PermissionError: [Errno 1] failed to run command: systemctl stop dhcp6c@.service
exit code: 1

cmd 'sudo systemctl stop dhcp6c@.service'
returned (out):

returned (err):
Failed to stop dhcp6c@.service: Unit name dhcp6c@.service is missing the instance name.
See system logs and 'systemctl status dhcp6c@.service' for details.

delete [ interfaces pseudo-ethernet peth0 ] failed
Commit failed


Difficulty level
Unknown (require assessment)
VyOS 1.3-rolling-202006150117
Why the issue appeared?
Will be filled on close
Is it a breaking change?
Unspecified (possibly destroys the router)
Issue type
Bug (incorrect behavior)

Event Timeline

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set interfaces pseudo-ethernet peth0
set interfaces pseudo-ethernet peth0 source-interface eth1

vyos@r1-roll# commit
vyos@r1-roll# delete interfaces pseudo-ethernet 
vyos@r1-roll# commit
vyos@r1-roll# run show ver

Version:          VyOS 1.3-rolling-202007220117
erkin set Issue type to Bug (incorrect behavior).Aug 30 2021, 5:18 AM
erkin removed a subscriber: Active contributors.