>> Maybe it's all different when virtualizing from IBM i. Does one
>> have to do the bridging?
>
> That was my understanding.
>

IBM i can Bridge which is the simplest. That's effectively the same thing as the SEA in VIOS.

IBM i can do Proxy ARP so the traffic for the guest goes through IBM i on the host. Proxy ARP is the hardest to understand!

IBM i can be a router. Here you need to set up a different IP network for the guest partitions and your external devices need to know that the host partition is acting as a router by adding routes.


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On 8/11/2015 3:58 PM, Buck Calabro wrote:

On 8/11/2015 3:28 PM, rob@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
Don't get me wrong, we do not have dedicated adapters for each lpar. We
have two adapters. One for each VIOS lpar. Those are virtualized to each
lpar of IBM i and AIX.

No VIOS here.


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