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

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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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In this Document
 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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