how many IP aliases
brooks at one-eyed-alien.net
Thu May 27 08:01:10 PDT 2004
On Thu, May 27, 2004 at 04:03:58PM +0300, Anton Alin-Adrian wrote:
> Hi guys.
> Can anyone tell me what is the limit for how many IP aliases can be setup
> on the same ethernet card?
> Is there a global limit for the total number of aliases in the OS?
> To be clear: one needs 128 IPs (for irc vhosts) to be setup on one server.
> Is that impossible?
Addresses are attached to an interface in a linked list so there may be
some inefficenies, but I don't see any reason why 128 IPs shouldn't
Any statement of the form "X is the one, true Y" is FALSE.
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