On Monday 19 April 2010 15:02:59 Chris Lalancette wrote: > On 04/17/2010 09:38 PM, Andreas Ntaflos wrote: > > Hi list, > > > > this probably isn't a completely libvirt-specific question but I'll > > try anyway. Please ignore if it is too much off-topic. > > > > On an Ubuntu (9.10) virtualisation host, running KVM and libvirt > > and several guests (Debian, Ubuntu, Windows Server 2003) in a > > bridged network fashion [1,2] I noticed that performing > > > > /etc/init.d/networking restart > > > > on the host completely cuts off all guests from the network. I have > > to manually shutdown and restart (virsh shutdown GUEST && virsh > > start GUEST, a mere reboot doesn't suffice) them to get them onto > > the network again. Obviously that's not ideal. > > > > Is this the expected behaviour? Can I somehow re-establish guest > > network connectivity without shutting down the guest first? Is my > > setup somehow wrong or do I expect too much? > > Unfortunately, that is the expected behavior. If you do: Hi, thank you for the clarification and confirmation. I'll be keeping it in mind. Hopefully libvirt will someday support restarting the network; unfortunately there isn't much I can do to help except testing. Thanks, Andreas -- Andreas Ntaflos GPG Fingerprint: 6234 2E8E 5C81 C6CB E5EC 7E65 397C E2A8 090C A9B4
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