Comment 3 for bug 1084028 (marcond) wrote :

I am doing some research regarding this issue and found a proposal for Open vSwitch upstart script:

The discussion about this is located at

So far, I've applied this upstart script on a test system running Open vSwitch 1.7.3 and it seems to work ok:

$ wget
$ sudo mv openvswitch.upstart /etc/init/openvswitch.conf

Further research is needed to determine whether it's fully compatible with current Open vSwitch release.