[libvirt] Remaining interface state reporting issue - bond options

Laine Stump laine at laine.org
Mon Nov 2 14:34:11 UTC 2009

On 11/02/2009 09:12 AM, Daniel P. Berrange wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 02, 2009 at 08:44:26AM -0500, Laine Stump wrote:
>> I haven't been able to find a source of this information yet and, while
>> it may be useful, I don't see it as necessary. Once again I'm proposing
>> that we make these optional in the XML, such that this would be acceptable:
>> <interface type="bond" name="bond0">
>> <bond>
>> <interface type="ethernet" name="eth1"/>
>> <interface type="ethernet" name="eth0"/>
>> </bond>
>> </interface>
>> Once we do that, the netcf-reported state of all 4 supported interface
>> types (ethernet, bridge, vlan, bond) will pass libvirt's parsing test.
> That sounds OK to me -  the miimon vs arpmode stuff is not critical. The
> interface topology is the only really important thing&  you've got that
> working now.

Ok. I'll try and get a patch to make them optinoal in the next few hours...

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