[arch-general] tap device

Paul Gideon Dann pdgiddie at gmail.com
Wed Mar 12 10:51:20 EDT 2014

On Wednesday 12 Mar 2014 14:21:05 Mauro Santos wrote:
> > 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?
> Because I have both a virtual machine and container that need to talk to
> each other.

Yeah, that sounds like a sensible reason; thank you. I believe Arnaud's usecase 
is a single container with no particularly special connectivity requirements (as 
far as I can tell). I'm worried that he's making his setup a lot more complicated 
than it needs to be.


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