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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Multiple subnets on the LAN interface
 Date:  Thu, 23 Sep 2004 18:57:26 -0400
On Thu, 23 Sep 2004 15:20:28 -0700, sylikc <sylikc at gmail dot com> wrote:
> I haven't necessarily played with this feature yet, but I think you
> can use m0n0's VLAN capability to do some trunking and support the 4
> subnets that you have by putting a managed switch that supports the
> VLAN trunking.
> See http://m0n0.ch/wall/hardware.php for the list of cards that will
> do VLANing in m0n0.
> An alternative to that is to just stick 4 NIC cards on the m0n0 and go
> from there ;)

That'd work if all the subnets are in the same physical location, but
not with the typical private WAN setup, where the branch offices go
through the main office for internet access.