Virtual interfaces do not return after restarting network or performing an ifdown and ifup
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Virtual interfaces are setup with aliases
vifname=<alias> is set
An issue has been discovered with guests running on an Xen hypervisor where an alias for the virtual interface adapter has been set. Upon performing any type of restart of the network:
The virtual interfaces do not re-appear and the guests have no network connectivity.
#==[ Configuration File ]===========================#
disk=[ 'phy:/dev/sda3,xvda,w', ]
vif=[ 'vifname=MYALIAS.0,bridge=br0', ]
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- Document ID:7000144
- Creation Date:20-MAR-12
- Modified Date:26-APR-12
- SUSESUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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