Re: [vserver] Multiple visible IPs per guest

From: John A. Sullivan III <>
Date: Wed 27 May 2009 - 03:28:55 BST
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On Tue, 2009-05-26 at 16:49 -0700, Roderick A. Anderson wrote:
> Roderick A. Anderson wrote:
> <snip >
> John, Xavier;
> Thanks for the input.
> I need to try a couple of the things you mentioned and suggested to see
> how they affect my normal operations. I've been using the alias to
> make tracking the guests' IPs simplier. I haven't found or figured out
> a method to query a guest for its IPs. Did miss this somewhere in the
> docs or wiki?
> I'm assuming that without a name/alias all works fine. The Vserver
> utils and the magic that is the Linux networking know which IP goes to
> which guest.
> I really need to learn more about iproute2 and friends. :-)
> Again thanks.
> \\||/
> Rod
Hi, Rod. I'm not entirely sure of what you mean by querying a guest for
its IPs. I normally use the ip command (ip add ls) so you could do
something like:

vserver <guestname> exec ip add ls

Hope that helps - John

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