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Re: [K12OSN] LTSP with 3 nics



What about using bonding?  We use that on our servers (non-LTSP) and it
works well.  Two or more NICs can act as one.  Would that pose a
problem???
It is easy to setup...  Just a thought...
Tait Shrum
On Tue, 2002-06-04 at 11:47, jam McQuil com wrote:
> NO !
> 
> You don't want to put 2 NIC cards on the same class C
> in the same machine.
> 
> The kernel will get all confused with the routing, not knowing
> which interface to send packets out on.
> 
> Use different class-c's, like 192.168.0.0 and 192.168.1.0
> 
> Jim McQuillan
> jam Ltsp org
> 
> 
> 
> On Tue, 4 Jun 2002, Jason Leydon wrote:
> 
> > That is a lot of terminals ... would you not be able to get a second switch
> > ? which would of course be easiest.
> > 
> > Either way what you would wanna do is this:
> > Put in the 3rd Nic and simply assign it an IP address similar to what your
> > other nic that goes out into the intranet uses:
> > ie.
> > the current Intranet Nic could be: 192.168.0.254
> > the secondary Intranet Nic could be: 192.168.0.253
> > 
> > Now what you wanna do (this is the most efficient way at least) is record
> > all the clients Mac Addresses and give them reservations on the DHCP server
> > (sorry if it is not called reservations in Linux) assign each one their own
> > IP address from the Pool you have created.
> > 
> > Then for 30 of them give them the Default Gateway 192.168.0.254
> > for the rest make it
> > 192.168.0.253
> > 
> > This should allow half to use one nic and the other half to use the other
> > nic
> > 
> > If you have to change some settings to make sure DNS / DHCP services are
> > working on both IP address hopefully someone else can answer that but I
> > think it should work as is (since the services are on the server and all
> > nic's should receive them properly).
> > 
> > Jason Leydon
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Caleb" <cwagnon redbug dsc k12 ar us>
> > To: <k12osn redhat com>
> > Sent: Tuesday, June 04, 2002 10:19 AM
> > Subject: [K12OSN] LTSP with 3 nics
> > 
> > 
> > > Hi guys,
> > >
> > > I think I'm having a network bottleneck with my internal traffic due to
> > > having 60 terminals on one server nic. The server has a gigabit nic but
> > > unfortunately people here won't let me purchase a gigabit module for my
> > > switch. SO I'm having to improvise. I just downloaded LTSP 2.1.0 and am
> > > prepared to do a fresh install. I want to add a third nic in my server
> > > so I will have 2 nics to use for my terminals (inside traffic)and one
> > > for outside traffic. How do I go about getting this to work? Is there a
> > > way I can make these two nics appear as one? Or can I maybe setup my
> > > DHCPD.conf to allow half my terminals on one nic and the other half on
> > > my other nic? Anyone feel free to input!
> > >
> > > --
> > > Caleb Wagnon, MCP
> > > Fordyce Public Schools
> > > Office of Technology
> > > 100 Redbug Blvd.
> > > Fordyce, AR 71742
> > > (870) 352 2968
> > >
> > >
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