[arch-general] tap device
Paul Gideon Dann
pdgiddie at gmail.com
Wed Mar 12 10:11:08 EDT 2014
On Wednesday 12 Mar 2014 14:06:30 Mauro Santos wrote:
> No netctl here :)
> I systemd-networkd enabled on boot and 3 files in /etc/systemd/network
> > cat brkvm.netdev
> > cat brkvm.network
> Description=Bride for use with virtual machines and containers
> > cat vb-veth.network
> This last one is sort of a hack to bring the network up as it shows up,
> I suppose systemd-nspawn should do it by itself, this might be a bug,
> unless there is a good reason not to bring the network up automatically.
> Inside the container I do manual setup of the network address since I'm
> not actually booting it.
> Mind you that you may have to do systemctl daemon-reload (not really
> sure if this one is needed) and restart systemd-networkd for any changes
> to make effect.
Can I ask you both why you chose this route of creating a private network? As far as I can
tell, by default systemd-spawn will allow the container to use the host's interface. I would
have thought that would be adequate for most usecases?
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