[CentOS] Connecting ethX devices directly to a KVM/QEMU guest OS (no bridging)

Tait Clarridge tait at taiter.com
Wed Jan 18 23:01:20 UTC 2012

> My question is:  are the taps being used behind the
> scenes (is it something libvirt does for us) or are the tap interfaces
> obsolete now?
> Thanks,
> Jorge

Yes, as far as I know in Xen/KVM the tap devices are connected behind
the scenes to the bridge you specify in the config.

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