[CentOS-virt] Xen List

Fri Apr 18 04:51:23 UTC 2008
Christopher G. Stach II <cgs at ldsys.net>

Christopher G. Stach II wrote:
> Joseph L. Casale wrote:
>> I want the other nic to be in a bridge, but not have any ip or 
>> connectivity outside the bridge especially to the host. It will plug 
>> into a DSL modem and a vif associated to this bridge will be the red 
>> interface on a Linux firewall (Lab only environment). My custom bridge 
>> script is as follows:
> Why would you dedicate a physical interface to something that that isn't 
> doing any real physical (sending something over a wire outside of the 
> virtual world) work?  You don't need a physical interface for a bridge. 
>  Just create an ifcfg-br123 or whatever.  If you don't plan on using 
> eth1 for anything, maybe create bond0 with eth0 and eth1 for some 
> redundancy.

Sorry, ignore that.  My sleepy brain didn't register the bit about the 
DSL modem. :P

Christopher G. Stach II