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Bug#321999: ITP: vde -- virtual distributed ethernet

On Tue, Aug 09, 2005 at 11:03:22AM +0200, Piotr Roszatycki wrote:

> I'm using the VDE as a virtual switch for QEMU and I've found it is extremaly 
> useful. The possibility of creating p-t-p tunnels are IMHO less important. 
> Also, the VDE provides the bi-directional pipes which can be used to connect 
> two separate local shell applications and I think it is very cool feature.
> So... I'm using the VDE not as VPN software but virtual switch for locally 
> execuded emulators and IMHO this is primary job for this toolkit.

Ah ok, but that was not what the package description says:

> > > VDE is a virtual network that can be spawned over a set of physical
> > > computer over the Internet

Perhaps you can change it to something like: "VPE is a virtual switch
that can connect multiple virtual machines together, both local and

Met vriendelijke groet / with kind regards,
    Guus Sliepen <guus@sliepen.eu.org>

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