Bridge Configuration

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This app is designed to help you configure a bridged network interface for for applications such as KVM using Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 or later. You can download an all-in-one script and execute it.

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This lab does not work for me on IE10 on Windows 7 64-bit SP1. Specifically, when I click to download any of the 5 files, nothing happens. The .sh and 3 conf files appear as blob URLs, while the .zip file appears as the following URL:

I successfully worked around this issue by using FireFox ESR 24.7 on the same computer.

Hi Michael,

Thanks for using the workaround to get the tool working. Our mainly targeted browsers are those that can be running on RHEL such as Firefox, Chrome. We will later test it for more browsers.

I was looking into generated kvm-config and there is a typo at the beginning. Instead of "dose" should be probably "does". Please remove my comment after correction.

Thanks. We will fix this ASAP.

Nice. How about several NICs bonded and bridged?

Sounds good. We will add this into our feature list and implement it later.

I'd like to have not only DHCP/Static IP but None also as a option.
We do use such a configuration in production

Really nice :). Is lacking RHEL7 support, but out than that is really nice :)

There was an effort to support RHEL 7, but we hold off it because systemd (required by this tool) does not apply some required iptables tunables on RHEL7 and there is no solution yet.
We can add the RHEL 7 support once all required iptables tunables are supported on RHEL 7.

Thanks, Interesting.

Any idea of where one could find documentation on how to achieve the same configurations, using the network described in the virsh network XML file?

It appears virsh man page is the documentation you need to use. If you have further questions, you can contact support team.

no matter what i enter for Gateway, I get "Gateway is invalid"

Hi Venkatesh,

I tried it just now, and I can get it working with the gateway set to

Why you saw the problem might be that your browser is using an outdated Javascript. Can you reload the page or even clean historical data and try again?

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Thanks, works perfectly

We should add RHEL 7 in this tool .
It will be very useful for new cases..