It worked with a netmask of 255.255.255.0 Thanks.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Daniel Schrock" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "Abel Alejandro" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Monday, February 24, 2003 3:12 PM Subject: Re: cant get out with two interfaces. > Abel Alejandro wrote: > > Hello, I have two interfaces. The rl0 is for monitoring purposes and fxp0 is > > for normal internet access. > > rl0 is attached to a catalyst port using SPAN, meaning all the traffic going > > to the internet gets mirrored to > > this port. fxp0 is on the same catalyst. > > > > If I shutdown rl0 then I can access fxp0 from the outside, but if I ifconfig > > rl0 up then > > I am just allowed to access fxp0 within machines in the 196.12.X.0 network. > > > > rl0: flags=8802<BROADCAST,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500 > > inet 10.0.0.1 netmask 0xa0000fc broadcast 255.255.255.3 > > inet6 fe80::2e0:7dff:fed0:fdf4%rl0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x1 > > ether 00:e0:7d:d0:fd:f4 > > media: Ethernet autoselect (100baseTX <full-duplex>) > > status: active > > if this is just for monitoring with SPAN, you shouldn't give it an > address at all. just bring it up. > > i also suggest locking your interfaces and switch ports to their > respective speed and duplex. > you will see improvements in performance. > > > .daniel.schrock,ccna > > To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message