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 From:  Alex Bihlmaier <thalunil at kallisti dot de>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] IP Aliases question
 Date:  Tue, 20 Jul 2004 21:40:05 +0200
James W. McKeand wrote:

> Alias in the Firewall section is for creating placeholders for IP address.
> So if you change the IP of a host, you do not have to edit all the rules
> associated with the host, just edit the alias. Take a look at the note on
> the Alias page.
> Can you separate your IP networks to two physical networks by moving one IP
> network to a separate switch/hub? Are you using managed network gear that
> will allow you to create segments (I think this is the definition of VLAN)?

Ah. Aliases is not an IP Aliasing. Okay, so no problem.
Is there no there possibility to assign multiple IPs to the LAN 
interface (except the /exec.php stuff with ifconfig <int> ip alias)