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Oracle Linux: How to Remove virbr0 and lxcbr0 Network Interfaces (Doc ID 2197674.1)

Last updated on MAY 22, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


There is only one Network card on machine but ifconfig shows  2 interface by name virbr0& lxcbr0 . How to remove them permanently if not using them.



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 To remove virbr0 interface:
 Scenario 1:  Not using libvirtd service
 Scenario 2: Using  libvirtd and dont want “virbr0”.
 To remove lxcbr0 interface:

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