How To Setup Bonded (bond0) and Bridged (br0) Networking On Ubuntu LTS Server

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I want to setup KVM bridge with bonding on Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS server. I have total four Intel I350 Gigabit network connection (NICs). I would like bonding/enslaving eth0 through eth2 into one bonded interface called bond0 with 802.3ad dynamic link aggregation mode. How do I configure bridging and bonding with Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS?

How to check Debian/Ubuntu Linux package version using apt-get/aptitude command

Posted on in Categories , , last updated March 16, 2016

I am a new Debian / Ubuntu Linux sysadmin. I would like to find out what version I would install if I ran the apt-get command. How do I find out which versions of a package can I install using apt-cache/apt-get command? How do you check package version using apt-get/aptitude on Debian or Ubuntu Linux server?