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Re: [Xen-devel] Networking problems with debian packages

On Sat, Mar 05, 2005 at 10:12:30AM +0100, Christian Wicke wrote:
> * If I have a local network with free ip addresses in my subnet, then I 
> assign 
> those addresses to my domUs. The debian packages plus iproute work out of the 
> box.

Yes, bridged network.

> * If I don't have free ip addresses in the subnet of eth0, I use local 
> addresses for my domU. I can bridge the vif interfaces so that they the domUs 
> can talk to each other, but eth0 must not be on the bridge. I need to set up 
> masquerading and ip forwarding if domU wants to connect to the internet.

I suggest you create a second bridge interface for routed vs bridge


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