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How to figure out which type of virtual nic is used by VM either virtio or e1000?

asked 2014-10-07 01:10:01 -0500

prat gravatar image


I am using icehouse based stable devstack setup. I am using Horizon for launching my VM's. I would like to know a way from where I can find out which type of virtual nic my vm's are using.

Either they are using "virtio" or "e1000" ? Also, how to change from one to other.

Regards Prat

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answered 2014-10-07 04:39:01 -0500

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try ifconfig -a and check tap interfaces.

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