Re: second ip

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Mon Jun 24 2002 - 14:20:29 CEST

On Mon, Jun 24, 2002 at 11:24:44AM +0200, Holger Preuss wrote:

> I want to show simple examples installing routing. I have no second
> network interface card. I want to install mulinux as a router with one
> network card and two ip-addresses.
> How can I manage this?

You need two (or more) network interfaces, in order to experiment.
I used, in the past, PPP over serial cable and PLIP over parallel
cable, both supported in muLinux.

As alternative, you can use the localhost as additional
dummy interface: I think routing mechanism, IP filtering etc also
apply in this case.


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