[CentOS] Linux Kernel Physical Interface Limit

Wed Jul 14 03:28:52 UTC 2010
William Warren <hescominsoon at emmanuelcomputerconsulting.com>

  On 7/13/2010 9:11 PM, Ross Walker wrote:
> On Jul 13, 2010, at 8:58 PM, Eero Volotinen<eero.volotinen at iki.fi>  wrote:
>> 2010/7/14 William Warren<hescominsoon at emmanuelcomputerconsulting.com>:
>>>   I think it's baloney mainly because i can't find a mention of it
>>> anywhere.  Is there REALLY a limit on the number of physical network
>>> interfaces in the Kernel?
>> can you really create hardware with huge number or real ethernet controllers?
> With tagged VLANs, bridges and virtual switches, is there a need for that many physical interfaces?
> -Ross
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ok let me specify.  Is there any real limit?  I've seen some folks(and 
been told by a few) that you can't more than 10 physical interfaces in a 
linux system.