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Re: [Qemu-devel] Re: [PATCH 9/9] Introduce VLANClientState::cleanup()

From: Avi Kivity
Subject: Re: [Qemu-devel] Re: [PATCH 9/9] Introduce VLANClientState::cleanup()
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009 20:51:03 +0300
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Paul Brook wrote:
No one has complained yet to the best of my knowledge that you can't have more than one guest device
on a vlan in KVM.  This is simply because no one ever does it :-)

I'm not so sure about that. I don't believe kvm is representative of qemu as a whole.

I agree with this, but...

My guess is your typical kvm user cares more about netwroking performance then they do about (for example) requiring root privileges to instantiate virtual machines.

In fact kvm discourages root privileges; that's why I like fd= options, and want them supported on the monitor (via SCM_RIGHTS).

That said, I guess vlan functionality can be punted to something like vde.

Yes please.

Do not meddle in the internals of kernels, for they are subtle and quick to 

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