[libvirt] 802.1q vlan-tagging support for libvirt

Maximilian Wilhelm max at rfc2324.org
Wed Apr 8 11:06:48 UTC 2009

Anno domini 2009 Daniel P. Berrange scripsit:

> In the (nearish) future NICs will start appearing with SR-IOV capabilities.
> This gives you one physical PCI device, whcih exposes multiple functions.
> So a single physical NIC appears as 8 NICs to the OS. You can thus directly
> assign each of these virtual NICs to a different VM directly,a voiding the
> need to bridge them.

> I don't think its worth spending too much time trying to come up with other
> non-bridged NIC sharing setups when hardware is about todo it all for us :-)

Is this hope or do you know about any timelime for this?

	Follow the white penguin.

More information about the libvir-list mailing list