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SolusVM and Failover IPs

24-02-2015, 12:08
Thanks Danny, worked it out now, basically no need to worry about adding the IPs to the server - just make sure they are pointing to the server...

24-02-2015, 11:42

There is an guide for the configuration of an VM IP:

In essence the configuration would be:

Server IP:

VM subnet mask:
VM MAC: Generated within control panel.
VM gateway: *Server IP but ending with .254*, in this case it will be


24-02-2015, 11:25
Has anyone had success in setting up SolusVM and openVZ (using the OVH supplied distro) and using the failover IPs for the VMs? I have the IP pointing to the server and is working fine, but connecting to it via SSH gives me the main server instead of the VM. I have read a few tutorials, all of which tell you different things including adding a virtual MAC and some not too. When I have tried adding the MAC, the IP stops working. Any pointers would be great, thanks.