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Subject: Re: [suse-security] same ip for two interfaces
From: alex medvedev (alexmpycckue.org)
Date: Thu Nov 02 2000 - 08:53:41 CST


hi,

On Thu, 2 Nov 2000, Thomas Michael Wanka wrote:

> On 2 Nov 2000, at 8:40, alex medvedev wrote:
>
> > table, find out that 1.2.3.4 has mac of xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx
> > and start talking to that card without even looking at
> > xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xy.
> > therefore, the second card will sit idle.
>
> Ok, what if I did this on one of my Sbus Sparcs? All the Interfaces
> have the same MAC (only one MAC per System).

i do not know much about sparc...
is that an etherchannel?
i think you need to have a special switch for that that round-robins
between the ports participating in the etherchannel.
os should also be aware of such a congregate.
i am not sure how it works.

bye,

-alexm

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