Configure Networking in Fedora 28 OVH Proxmox

OVH have special networking requirement. First you need to login OVH and create vMAC for your IP address. Now create VM in Proxmox, during VM creation, specify this vMAC address under Network > MAC.

Proxmox create virtual machine

Once your VM is installed, you don’t have network access. Login to the server using Proxmox Console.

Run following commands

Replace following in above commands

FAILOVER_IP = IP address of your Virtual Machine.

GATEWAY_IP = This is gateway IP addres. This is IP address of your host machine (the server on which proxmox installed). Replace last digit with 254. For example, if your servers main IP is, then use as gateway.

Here is an example

At this point, you will be able to login to server using SSH. You may not able to ping outside, for this, you need to edit /etc/resolv.conf and add nameserver entry.


To make it permanant, edit


Replace with


For routung, create


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