Re: [Networker] Any Solaris 9 gurus?

2007-05-16 14:12:33
Subject: Re: [Networker] Any Solaris 9 gurus?
From: Darren Dunham <ddunham AT TAOS DOT COM>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2007 11:08:08 -0700
> My network manager changed this server's connection from a regular  
> connection to a tagged VLAN connection. It started off with a ce3  
> interface in "ifconfig -a" but I had to drop that and I am trying to  
> replace it with
> /sbin/ifconfig ce1600000 plumb ipaddress netmask  
> broadcast brdaddress up

What calculation did you do that led you to the 1600000 number?

The formula I'm aware of is VLAN ID * 1000 + device instance.  You don't
mention what VLAN you're trying to connect to, but since the PPA number
doesn't end in '3', it's not going to be using 'ce3'.

Darren Dunham                                           ddunham AT taos DOT com
Senior Technical Consultant         TAOS  
Got some Dr Pepper?                           San Francisco, CA bay area
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