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 From:  "Magne Andreassen" <magne dot andreassen at bluezone dot no>
 To:  "'Fred Weston'" <fred at daytonawan dot com>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] WAN & LAN connected to same switch
 Date:  Wed, 3 Dec 2003 19:49:27 +0100
Fred Weston wrote:
> 
> I am having a problem with sporadic packet loss, and can't 
> figure out what's causing it.  Does connecting the LAN and 
> WAN ethernet ports to the same switch cause any ill effects?  
> Some commercial firewalls use the same MAC address for all 
> ethernet interfaces by default, so plugging them in to the 
> same switch/hub causes bad things to happen.
> 
I assume you are running VLAN on your switch?
Where is the loss? WAN or LAN/client side?
What hardware are you running m0n0wall on?
How is your m0n0wall setup?
Logs?


Magne