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Re: First Experience with Xen3 on amd64 (Thanks, Bouyer!)

On Sat, Dec 22, 2007 at 01:28:18PM +1100, Sarton O'Brien wrote:
> Was the attempt to invoke brctl an indication that the linux variant 
> will automatically create a bridge if none exists or was it just a side 
> effect of an empty vif value? I'm just curious as to whether this is a 
> facility not utilised in NetBSD ... or if it's just the code's way of 
> saying the vif value was bad.

Yes, on linux it'll try to create a bridge if noone exists. On netbsd
it's harder to get the defaut outgoing interface right (and it's not the
NetBSD way to do things in the back of the admin).

Manuel Bouyer <bouyer%antioche.eu.org@localhost>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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