On Wed, Mar 04, 2009 at 02:43:18PM -0600, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote: > On Wednesday 04 March 2009 07:47:06 Bernd Aufrecht wrote: > > How can I create a permanent tap0 interface? > > Tap interfaces are by their very nature transient, so that's not very easy. > You could use tunctl to create the tap interface, but I'm not sure if > OpenVPN will use an existing tap interface the way you'd like. mine always turn up on the right tap devices dev tap0 proto tcp-client I explicitly set the dev name > > > Is /etc/network/if-pre-up.d/bridge a good place to start > > or am I missing something in the config? > > You should probably figure out a way to tell OpenVPN to run a script after > it has created the tap interface, and use that script to add the interface > to your persistent bridge (instead of/in addition to whatever configuration > OpenVPN is already doing to the device). > -- > Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. ,= ,-_-. =. > email@example.com ((_/)o o(\_)) > ICQ: 514984 YM/AIM: DaTwinkDaddy `-'(. .)`-' > http://iguanasuicide.net/ \_/ > -- Sank heaven for leetle curls.
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