On Thursday 17 April 2008, Jim Stapleton wrote: > Sorry for the delayed reply, I didn't see this sent. > > On Thursday 10 April 2008 22:01:32 Mario Lobo wrote > > > I have a virtual Linux (Fedora 5) and winedows (XP) machines in QEMU and > > they are both network functional. I use qemu-launch because it does > > everything you need to create a virtual machine. Here are my pertinent > > configs: > > > > ------------------------------------------------ > > 1) # rc.conf > > > > ifconfig_re0="up polling" <- no IP here ! > > autobridge_interfaces="bridge0" > > autobridge_bridge0="tap0 re0" <- important even if tap0 does not > > exist yet cloned_interfaces="bridge0" > > # the bridge gets the IP > > ifconfig_bridge0="inet 10.10.10.2 netmask 255.255.255.0" > > To verify, the 10.10.10.2 is the IP that everyone sees my host as on > the network, correct? That's the IP that used to be set on re0?
exactly ! > > > 2) tell QEMU launch to open a tap device > > Open a TUN/TAP interface in the network interface configuration yes > > > 3) tap up script to run when invoking the machine(s). > > > > # qemu-net > > > > #!/usr/local/bin/bash > > $1 = tap ifac created > > /sbin/ifconfig $1 up > > # test if tap is already added > > TEST=`ifconfig -a | grep -A 6 bridge | grep $1` > > if [ "$TEST" == "" ]; then > > /sbin/ifconfig bridge0 addm $1 > > fi > > # add a route to the virtual machine > > /sbin/route add -host 10.10.10.100 -iface bridge0 > > This is the tun/tap configuration script, the IP on the last line is > the IP I want the guest to look like to the network (i.e. > 192.168.1.85)? correct ! You will configure the guest's network interface with this IP. > > > Thanks, I'll play with this more when I get home (I don't want to mess > with my machine's network configuration while I've only got network > access). > This worked so fine fine for me that I left the bridge as my main interface for good. Even if QEMU is not up. It works just as well as re0 itself. > > Thanks, > -Jim Stapleton > _______________________________________________ > email@example.com mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" You're welcome ! -- Mario Lobo Segurança de Redes - Desenvolvimento e Análise IPAD - Instituto de Pesquisa e Apoio ao Desenvolvimento Tecnológico e Científico _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"