[OpenIndiana-discuss] Isolating networks for zones

carlopmart carlopmart at gmail.com
Mon Oct 31 12:56:39 UTC 2011

On 10/31/2011 01:32 PM, Jeppe Toustrup wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 22:59, carlopmart<carlopmart at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> Many thanks Jeppe. I am reconfiguring this zone to use ip-type=shared
>> instead of exlusive. My zone config is:
>> ...
>> But when I try to boot this new zone, console returns me this error:
>> "WARNING: skipping network interface 'e1000g1' which may not be
>> present/plumbed in the global zone."
>> Do I need to "ifconfig up" this physical interface before zone boots??
> I don't think it necessarily needs to be up, but it needs to be
> plumbed in the global zone. You can do this automatically by just
> having an empty file located at /etc/hostname.e1000g1, as long as you
> are not using NWAM to do the network configuration.

Ok, many thanks Jeppe. Now my zone is working ...

CL Martinez
carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com

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