Questions about setting bridge
s.dave.jones at gmail.com
Sat Sep 11 03:29:31 UTC 2010
On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 2:51 PM, Adam Vande More wrote:
>> I want to setup a bridge in a ring topology since a break at any point
>> along the ring would
>> still leave all stations connected. My machine has two nics. In
>> /etc/rc.conf, I have:
>> ifconfig_em0="inet 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0"
>> ifconfig_bridge0="addm em0 addm em1 up"
>> ifconfig_bridge0_alias0="192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 up"
>> I tried to boot my clients using tftpd, but it seems doesn't work if I
>> em0. If I run "ifconfig em1 inet 192.168.1.0 netmask 255.255.255.0" then
>> my clients can boot via tftpd. But it's not a bridge, right?
>> I mean should I configure the same ip for em0, em1, and bridge0?
> 192.168.1.0/24 is not a valid address. Your addressable hosts are
> 192.168.1.1 - 192.168.1.254.
Oops, typo. Should be 192.168.1.1
> I think you want to lagg:
In Winodws, I setup a bridge with no problems. But in FreeBSD, it
seems doesn't work :(
> Adam Vande More
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