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nspawn: when adding a veth interface to a bridge, use the "vb-" rather than "ve-...
authorLennart Poettering <lennart@poettering.net>
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 03:02:12 +0000 (04:02 +0100)
committerLennart Poettering <lennart@poettering.net>
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 03:02:12 +0000 (04:02 +0100)
This way we can recognize the interfaces later on to apply different
host-side configuration to them.

man/systemd-nspawn.xml
src/nspawn/nspawn.c

index 6518eb8..8f09c1b 100644 (file)
                         <varlistentry>
                                 <term><option>--network-bridge=</option></term>
 
-                                <listitem><para>Adds the host side of the
-                                Ethernet link created with
-                                <option>--network-veth</option>
-                                to the specified bridge. Note that
-                                <option>--network-bridge</option>
+                                <listitem><para>Adds the host side of
+                                the Ethernet link created with
+                                <option>--network-veth</option> to the
+                                specified bridge. Note that
+                                <option>--network-bridge=</option>
                                 implies
-                                <option>--network-veth</option>.</para></listitem>
+                                <option>--network-veth</option>. If
+                                this option is used the host side of
+                                the Ethernet link will use the
+                                <literal>vb-</literal> prefix instead
+                                of <literal>ve-</literal>.</para></listitem>
                         </varlistentry>
 
                         <varlistentry>
                                 destination in the container. The
                                 <option>--bind-ro=</option> option
                                 creates read-only bind
-                                mount.</para></listitem>
+                                mounts.</para></listitem>
                         </varlistentry>
 
                         <varlistentry>
index 0a00903..2441758 100644 (file)
@@ -1302,7 +1302,7 @@ static int reset_audit_loginuid(void) {
         return 0;
 }
 
-static int setup_veth(pid_t pid, char iface_name[]) {
+static int setup_veth(pid_t pid, char iface_name[IFNAMSIZ]) {
         _cleanup_rtnl_message_unref_ sd_rtnl_message *m = NULL;
         _cleanup_rtnl_unref_ sd_rtnl *rtnl = NULL;
         int r;
@@ -1313,6 +1313,13 @@ static int setup_veth(pid_t pid, char iface_name[]) {
         if (!arg_network_veth)
                 return 0;
 
+        /* Use two different interface name prefixes depending whether
+         * we are in bridge mode or not. */
+        if (arg_network_bridge)
+                memcpy(iface_name, "vb-", 3);
+        else
+                memcpy(iface_name, "ve-", 3);
+
         strncpy(iface_name+3, arg_machine, IFNAMSIZ - 3);
 
         r = sd_rtnl_open(&rtnl, 0);
@@ -1587,7 +1594,7 @@ int main(int argc, char *argv[]) {
         int n_fd_passed;
         pid_t pid = 0;
         sigset_t mask;
-        char veth_name[IFNAMSIZ] = "ve-";
+        char veth_name[IFNAMSIZ];
 
         log_parse_environment();
         log_open();