Distinguish the virtual and physical network cards
|Assignee:||Guillaume Rousse||% Done:|
|For junior contributor:||No|
On a server, I have many virtual network connections, for VLANs, Interface Carp. We would have to differentiate.
With ifconfig, all physical network cards seem to have the line that begins with "media", virtual cards have not
#5 Updated by Guillaume Rousse over 1 year ago
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- Target version set to 2.2.1
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The VIRTUALDEV attribute should be set for those devices. It is currently computed from /sys/devices/virtual/net/ directory content, as well as 'brctl show' output.
Please test with current development release, or with 2.2.0 once released. If the problem still exists, please provide '/sbin/ip' output.