2 subnets

Mariusz Kruk Kruk at epsilon.eu.org
Thu Apr 21 16:25:15 CEST 2005

On Thu, Apr 21, 2005 at 07:18:33PM +0500, varun_saa at vsnl.net wrote:
> Hello,
>       My server is on Mandrake10.1
> eth0 is WAN with static IP connected to 512Kbps DSL.
> We have two subnets :
> My question is having seperate network card 
> for each subnets a better option.
> eth1 and eth2.
> Or eth1 and eth:1 is also fine

This depends on two things:
1. Do you want to physicaly separate these two network segments?
2. If you want to, for example, shape the traffic, you'll have a more
complicated setup if you have separate interfaces.

Therefore it's up to you and depends only on your needs in this matter.

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