SSH isn’t for everything

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Note to self: Don’t make critical networking changes over SSH.  I’m walking through setting up KVM on my home workstation, and I mindlessly executed a command to create a bridge connection.  Immediately, my SSH session dropped.  I read one line further in my doc and.

“To bring up your bridge, you just have to issue  # ifup br0 and it’ll bring up the other necessary interfaces without anything in your interfaces file about the bridged interfaces.)

……….Crap.  Guess that project won’t be getting done in my spare time this week.