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  1. #1

    Unhappy eth x venet difference


    in my centos /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ i have these files (amongst others):


    i want to ask what is the difference between them, which one is for what?

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    ifcfg-lo is the configuration file for the localhost interface - normally =
    ifcfg-eth0 is the configuration file for the "ethernet 0" interface = this is your IP and is usually set to use dhcp but can have static settings.
    ifcfg-venet0 is the configuration file for a virtual interface created by the OpenVZ application which is an operating system virtualization product.

    Hope that helps!

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