[CentOS-virt] understanding problems

Mon Jun 16 09:04:46 UTC 2014
Peter <peter at pajamian.dhs.org>

On 06/16/2014 08:55 PM, Sven Kieske wrote:
> A bridge does not need an ip address
> itself to pass traffic from interface A
> to interface C,

Correct, but...

> so it could look like this:
> hw interface a <---> bridge b <---> vm interface c
>	 	none

Wrong.  In the above configuration the IP address won't be
recognized.  That IP needs to be on the bridge in order to work on the
host.  This is what the OP was referring to with this statement:

> Am 14.06.2014 08:41, schrieb lee:
>> But when you attach them to bridges and don't have IP addresses on the
>> bridges, then they are unreachable.