- Want to perform network traffic analysis (e.g. tcpdump or wireshark) from a KVM virtualisation guest.
- Traffic delivered to a bridge.
- KVM guest does not receive all traffic, only traffic addressed to it and broadcast traffic.
- The bridge is acting as a switch not as a hub.
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
- KVM virtualisation
- Bridged networking. Bridge
virbr0receives the traffic that is to be analysed.
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