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From Chiradeep Vittal <>
Subject Re: Configuring static routes on VM
Date Tue, 05 Feb 2013 18:47:15 GMT
We could enhance the CloudStack API to support DHCP options per subnet.
One DHCP option could be static routes.

On 2/5/13 10:06 AM, "Chris Sears" <> wrote:

>Hi Jeff,
>CloudStack currently does all in-guest network configuration via DHCP
>and, as far as I can tell, no DHCP options are being set that would
>push static routes.
>If you have a VM with multiple NICs, the DHCP server will hand out IPs
>to each of them, while trying not to confuse the guest about the
>default gateway. In an earlier discussion, it was mentioned that this
>can be challenging due to differences in DHCP client of each guest OS:
> - Chris
>On Tue, Feb 5, 2013 at 9:29 AM, Chip Childers <>
>> On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 2:59 PM, Jeffrey McGovern
>> <> wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I was wondering if there is a way to configure static routes on a
>>>guest VM
>>> after it has been provisioned via Cloudstack?
>> Jeff,
>> It may help if you provide a little more context to the question to
>> help folks understand what you're looking to do.
>> -chip

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