[PVE-User] Network and KVM

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Tue Jul 27 10:07:48 CEST 2010

> I will try things the other way,  but for the sake of discussion, I am
> not sure why you cannot use the same network segment here.  If I
> understand Linux routing correctly, (not saying I do) there is
> a kernel routing table which includes local and non local addresses.
>  Everything would be a local address.  When the VM needs to go out to
> the Internet, or another network segment, the gateway on eth0 would be
> used.  Please correct me if I am wrong. :-)  This set up does seem to
> be accessible locally as well as getting out to the Net.

But they way back does not work. Packet arriving at eth0 will not get forwarded to vmbr0 (because eth0 is already the same network segment)?

- Dietmar

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