[CentOS-virt] proper bridging technoque

Thu Nov 21 23:20:38 UTC 2013
aurfalien <aurfalien at gmail.com>

On Nov 21, 2013, at 2:45 PM, Digimer wrote:

> The 'vnetX' number doesn't relate to the interface, bridge or anything
> else. The vnetX number is a simple sequence that increments each time a
> VM is started. So don't think that you need 'vnet6'... it can be anything.
> The 'brctl show' output from earlier showed that both vnet0 and vnet1
> were connected to br0. You can try using the bridge utils to remove them
> from br0 and connect them to br6 as a test.
> -- 
> Digimer

Well, when I remove vnet1 from br0 and add vnet1 to br1, I loose connectivity with my VMs.

No biggy so I reboot my entire host.

Then vnet1 show back under br0.

I just don't understand enough about this to get a clue, depressing.

- aurf