[ previous ] [ next ] [ threads ]
 
 From:  Steve Yates <steve at teamITS dot com>
 To:  "m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Virtual LAN?
 Date:  Thu, 11 Nov 2010 10:35:12 -0600
GD Incorporation wrote on Wed, Nov 10 2010 at 9:22 pm:

> Can anyine explain to me how to use VLAN in monowall. Do I need a 3rd LAN
> CARD? What is it actually for? I have read few description over the internet
> and it seems that VLAN is for creating a network or a group of computers
> from different Switches, IP pool etc and make them think they are in one
> same IP Pool so they can communicate by using TAG.

	I have not used it in m0n0wall, but in general VLANs are used to prevent groups of computers from
communicating with each other, even though they share wiring.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VLAN

--

Steve Yates
ITS, Inc.