Re: ip assignments

2007-09-11 Thread Nikos Vassiliadis
On Sunday 09 September 2007 21:50, jekillen wrote: [snio] I found that each of the interfaces have to be assigned an address in a different subnet. for them to both be usable. Q: Is this characteristic of tcp/ip in general, or specific to FreeBSD? Imagine the following situation: NIC0

Re: ip assignments

2007-09-09 Thread Norberto Meijome
On Sun, 9 Sep 2007 11:50:11 -0700 jekillen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have built a machine with two network interfaces and tried assigning local addresses in the same subnet mask: 192.168.1.1 192.168.1.2 for example to each of the interfaces and only one of the interfaces will respond to a

Re: ip assignments

2007-09-09 Thread Norberto Meijome
On Mon, 10 Sep 2007 11:32:57 +1000 Norberto Meijome [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: WRONG: ifconfig_bge0=inet 192.168.1.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 ifconfig_bge0=inet 192.168.1.2 netmask 255.255.255.0 THIS netmask should be 255.255.255.255 ok, obviously in a rush this morning... the second line of