Multihome on FreeBSD 7.2

Valentin Bud valentin.bud at
Thu Oct 8 12:38:55 UTC 2009

On Thu, Oct 8, 2009 at 3:22 PM, Aflatoon Aflatooni <aaflatooni at>wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a DELL server with dual port nic card on it. The NICs are connected
> to the same VLAN.
> I would like to configure the server so that both NIC cards are redundant
> that if one goes down the second one would pick up and continue. So I would
> need both ports to be configured with the same IP addresses of the server.
> Is there something that I need to configure or add to /etc/rc.conf?
> Thanks
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Hello Aflatoon,

 Take a look at lagg(4). I think that's what you need.

a great day,

network warrior since 2005

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