[ltp] Network - 2 ethernet cards instead of a hub
Fri, 26 Dec 2003 18:13:04 -0500
On Fri, 2003-12-26 at 17:55, Richard Neill wrote:
> Basically, I have 2 computers, one of which is my new thinkpad and which
> has 2 ethernet cards. We are on a network, and I want to avoid buying an
> extra switch/hub. I want to wire up the computers thus:
you can do this with a software bridge
iface usb0_eth0 inet dhcp
i do this to bridge my zaurus to the world...
then your main interface is usb0_eth0
works fine even when usb0 is not conennected.
PS hubs are cheaper than ethernet cards...