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default broadcast address is different

 
Regular Advisor

default broadcast address is different

hi all,
#ifconfig eth1.123 10.232.168.112 netmask 255.255.255.0 up

OutPut:
[root@localhost L3BH_Stubs]# ifconfig eth1.123
eth1.123 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:13:72:26:9B:9E
inet addr:10.232.168.112 Bcast:10.232.168.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
inet6 addr: fe80::213:72ff:fe26:9b9e/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:2192 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:250281 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:132302 (129.2 KiB) TX bytes:73237626 (69.8 MiB)

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#ifconfig bond2.123 10.232.168.111 netmask 255.255.255.0 up

root@SLOT-2:/usr/app/logs/platform/dynlogs/SSProxy# ifconfig bond2.123
bond2.123 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:80:42:25:CE:D4
inet addr:10.232.168.111 Bcast:10.255.255.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
inet6 addr: fe80::280:42ff:fe25:ced4/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MASTER MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:84176 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:77 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:23555490 (22.4 MiB) TX bytes:5026 (4.9 KiB)

I want to know why two different broadcost address is assigning here.

Thanks,
MKS
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Trusted Contributor

Re: default broadcast address is different

Hi,
There are two ip addresses are defind.
Basically there are two route.

There are also two LAN card installed.

Regards,
Gokul Chandola
There is always some scope for improvment.
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Regular Advisor

Re: default broadcast address is different

hi gokul,

these ip from two different boxes.

Thanks,
MKs