[libvirt] F12beta guest will not connect to LAN via bridge
greno at verizon.net
Thu Nov 5 03:51:42 UTC 2009
Gerry Reno wrote:
> Gerry Reno wrote:
>> HOST: F11 x86_64
>> GUEST: F12beta x86_64
>> I have a number of guests setup on this host and all connect without
>> a problem with the 'br0' bridge on the host. I created a new guest
>> and loaded F12beta on it. I defined it to also use 'br0' networking
>> but this guest cannot ping anything on the LAN. All the other guests
>> have no problems communicating to addresses on the LAN.
> The only thing I can find is that the new F12beta guest does not have
> 'bridge' module loaded in kernel as compared with a working existing
> F11 guest. I tried loading the 'bridge' module but this did not make
> any difference after restarting the network. I then tried rebooting
> the guest but then the 'bridge' module is not loaded again. Is the
> 'bridge' module necessary? I thought I had read where this was no
> longer necessary for guest bridging.
The only way I can get bridged networking to work in the F12beta guest
is by selecting "Hypervisor default" when adding Network device. If I
select "virtio" it fails.
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