[Home] My experience with ThrustVPS

After having others complain about FSCKVPS I decided to get off of it myself.

I moved to ThrustVPS and at work we bought a VPS from NYNOC the same day.

I now believe that there is no such thing as "instant setup". In every experience it takes at least full business day.

Networking with ThrustVPS

Let's say that you were assigned the IP address '209.85.225.147'. If you don't want to wait for the ticket system to solve your can't-log-in issue, pop open the SolusVM serial console and put it in yourself:

/etc/network/interfaces:

# This configuration file is auto-generated.
# WARNING: Do not edit this file, your changes will be lost.
# Please create/edit /etc/network/interfaces.head and /etc/network/interfaces.tail instead,
# their contents will be inserted at the beginning and at the end
# of this file, respectively.
#
# NOTE: it is NOT guaranteed that the contents of /etc/network/interfaces.tail
# will be at the very end of this file.

# Auto generated lo interface
auto lo
iface lo inet loopback

# Auto generated venet0 interface
auto venet0
iface venet0 inet static
        address 127.0.0.1
        netmask 255.255.255.255
        broadcast 0.0.0.0
        up route add -net 192.0.2.1 netmask 255.255.255.255 dev venet0
        up route add default gw 192.0.2.1
auto venet0:0
iface venet0:0 inet static
        address 209.85.225.147
        netmask 255.255.255.255
        broadcast 0.0.0.0

auto venet0:1
iface venet0:1 inet static
        address 10.85.225.147
        netmask 255.255.255.255
        broadcast 0.0.0.0
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