PE2550 & Intel 1000 F & VLANS & CISCO 3548G

Hubbard, David dhubbard at dino.hostasaurus.com
Fri Jan 10 13:01:00 CST 2003


From: John Pang [mailto:whoami1234_1234 at yahoo.com]
> 
> Hello everyone,
> 
> I currently have a PE2550 with an Intel 1000 F NIC.
> This NIC is to be connected to a 1000BaseSX GBIC on a
> CISCO 3548G switch. I will be running RedHat Linux
> 7.3/8.0 on this server.
> 
> I am thinking of connecting this NIC so that it can
> access the multiple vlans on the switch. Preferably I
> would like to use 802.1q instead of Cisco's
> proprietary ISL.
> 
> Has anyone successfully got this configuration to
> work? May I know what drivers to use under RedHat
> Linux on what to configure on the trunk port on the
> 3548?

I'm doing that exact configuration right now using Intel's
iANS drivers on a Dell desktop with an Intel Pro/1000M
single gig copper card.  Works very nicely, here's what
ifconfig looks like followed by my card configuration
in the /etc/ians/ians.conf file that accomplishes the vlaning:

hubbardm at dhubbard:~# /sbin/ifconfig
eth0      Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:07:E9:12:9B:62  
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:28884580 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:5481383 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:100 
          RX bytes:2776835727 (2648.1 Mb)  TX bytes:2382543715 (2272.1 Mb)
          Interrupt:7 Base address:0xdcc0 Memory:ff6e0000-ff700000 

veth100   Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:07:E9:12:9B:62  
          inet addr:10.100.1.90  Bcast:10.100.255.255  Mask:255.255.0.0
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:28884580 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:5481383 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:0 
          RX bytes:2776835727 (2648.1 Mb)  TX bytes:2382543715 (2272.1 Mb)

veth176   Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:07:E9:12:9B:62  
          inet addr:10.1.3.228  Bcast:10.1.255.255  Mask:255.255.0.0
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:28884580 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:5481383 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:0 
          RX bytes:2776835727 (2648.1 Mb)  TX bytes:2382543715 (2272.1 Mb)

TEAM    my_vlan
        TEAMING_MODE    NONE
        VLAN_MODE       on
        MEMBER  eth0
                PRIORITY        no_priority
        VADAPTER        veth176
                VLAN_ID 176
        VADAPTER        veth100
                VLAN_ID 100


David




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