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Re: [Xen-API] Help to describe VIF,Network,PIF

To: vikram ranabhatt <lok.vikram@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-API] Help to describe VIF,Network,PIF
From: Mike Dickson <mike.dickson@xxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 27 May 2008 07:41:43 -0500
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Take a look in the xenapi doc directory.  The document there should
explain all these terms well.  

In windows terms the only thing relevant is a VIF which will look like a
phsyical NIC in the guest VM.  The rest are plubming in Dom0.


On Tue, 2008-05-27 at 05:18 +0000, vikram ranabhatt wrote:
> hi all,
> can anybody please help me undestood these terminolgy in terms window.
> 1. VIF
> 2. Network3.
> 3. PIF
> getHostAdapter--->-return the name of the host ethernet adapter
> getNetworkAdapters--->return enumerable collection of NIC attached to
> vit network
> getVirtualNetwork -----
> these are windows virtualserver function call
Mike Dickson <mike.dickson@xxxxxx>
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