Kernel 2.6.12

Stef Bon stef at bononline.tk
Tue Jun 21 04:20:33 PDT 2005


> local and internet interfaces.
> 
> Something like the following: (obviously, using a real MAC Address for
> each NIC ;)
> 
> KERNEL="eth*", SYSFS{address}="MA:CA:DD:RE:SS:00", name="internal"
> KERNEL="eth*", SYSFS{address}="MA:CA:DD:RE:SS:01", name="external"
> 
> I can then reliably assume that all processing on the interface named
> external refers to the internet facing NIC ;)

THanks for this hint! 
I did not know that interfaces can named this way. I've tried the same with
nameif, but I find this sollution beter.

Stef Bon





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