[CentOS] Interface bonding?

Sat Apr 12 00:45:38 UTC 2008
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

Timothy Selivanow wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-04-11 at 17:23 -0400, Ross S. W. Walker wrote:
>> This should give you what you need when doing 802.3ad LAGs:
>> interface FastEthernet0/21
>>  port group 1
>>  spanning-tree portfast
>> !
>> interface FastEthernet0/22
>>  port group 1
>>  spanning-tree portfast
>> !
> Using this on the switch and mode=4 for bonding results in the machine
> not being able to contact anything (happens with just 'port group 1'
> too, I tried that a "long" time ago), but there aren't any errors.  So,
> it doesn't work, but I couldn't tell you why.  Is there anything else
> that needs to be done, perhaps on the host's side?

Does the same thing happen if you only connect one interface?  I was 
under the impression that a single member of a group would work the same 
way as a normal interface.    Also does it help to add 'distribution 

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com