[arch-general] bridge with netctl

Paul Gideon Dann pdgiddie at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 05:01:42 EST 2014

On Thursday 06 Mar 2014 23:01:30 arnaud gaboury wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 6, 2014 at 8:00 PM, arnaud gaboury <arnaud.gaboury at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> 1) Two new virtual interfaces are create: one that is visible to the
> >> container, and one that is visible to the host. The host now has two
> >> interfaces, which may be bridged, or it may act as a NAT router on the
> >> interface that goes to the container. The container only sees the one
> >> interface, and uses perfectly normal means to obtain an IP address.> 
> > That's correct. When I boot the container, a new interface "vb-dahlia"
> > appears on the host, and on the container side, i have a "host0"
> > interface.
> > 
> > So I guess I must have a netctl br0 profile with this line :
> > 
> > BindsToInterface=(enp7s0 vb-dhalia)
> It took me a while, but I have now a working bridge on Host machine,
> with a static IP and a working ethernet connection on container, with
> a static IP.
> Thank you for your help

You're welcome, Arnaud. Glad you got it working in the end.


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