[libvirt] 802.1q vlan-tagging support for libvirt

Kaitlin Rupert kaitlin at linux.vnet.ibm.com
Thu Apr 2 23:38:34 UTC 2009

>> I don't know how libvirt would need to be extended to be able to
>> properly 'manage' those 802.1q-enabled virtual switches. Another
>> question would be how libvirt-CIM would support this.
> Once libvirt provides the network interface functionality, then the
> libvirt-CIM developers can map it into the appropriate DMTF schema

Right - the support for the VLANs would be similar to how libvirt-cim 
represents the virtual network pools.

Kaitlin Rupert
IBM Linux Technology Center
kaitlin at linux.vnet.ibm.com

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