[CentOS] How to create a virtual bonded interface?
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Thu Sep 18 17:36:21 UTC 2008
John Horne wrote:
> I have a server with 4 NICS running CentOS 5.2. I have bonded the
> interfaces together such that 'bond0' consists of eth0-3. This is not a
> problem, and works fine.
That is fine, just be sure not to have the bonding specific
things in the sub interface, just have the IP/subnet/device name
> For info, 'ifconfig' output shows:
> bond0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx
Somehow I doubt ifconfig reports your MAC address as xx:xx:xx..
You do realize that your MAC address is useless outside of your
local layer 2 subnet right.
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