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Re: [Xen-devel] nfsroot and brige

To: "Leigh Brown" <leigh@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] nfsroot and brige
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2005 09:33:43 +0000
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> Eek.  I am using bridging very successfully and have never had a
> problem with it.  I don't use 2.4 any more though.  I hope it will
> be possible to retain support for bridging.
> I'm hoping I'm in the silent majority ;-)

Well, leaving in the etherbridge patch is easier than removing
it. I'll leave it for the time being.

> One tweak I do make is to set up the bridge in Dom0 first.  I'd
> be happy if bridge support was changed to require a pre-existing
> bridge...

The bridge config scripts are quite simple. The intention is that you
customise them for your site. I'll leave example bridge scripts even
though the default will change to using routing.

I'll send a message here to describe how to switch between bridging
and routing.

 -- Keir

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