Category: Automation & Administration

Duplicate IP issues with Linux and virtual machine cloning.
By: Date: July 10, 2019 Categories: Automation & Administration Tags: ,

TL;DR – Some modern Linux distributions use a newer method of identification which, when combined with DHCP can result in duplicate IP addresses when cloning VMs, even when the VMs have unique MAC addresses. To resolve, do the following ( remove file, run the systemd-machine-id-setup command, reboot): # rm /etc/machine-id # systemd-machine-id-setup # reboot When…

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