[Snort-users] Kernel complaint about MAC being seen on multiple interfaces
dwhite at ...1486...
Wed Apr 4 23:35:42 EDT 2001
On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Tom Sevy wrote:
> Syslog is showing that a given MAC is being seen by three NICs. This MAC
> belongs to an Alteon Web Switch. It is the hard IP/MAC and not the Virtual
> IP/MAC. Is it safe to ignore this? Of is there anything that can be
> configured in the kernel to ignore this scenario?
This is probably because you have all the NICs plugged into the same VLAN,
which is a no-no. If you want to trunk span ports, you might try to find
the 'fec' driver, which does Fast Etherchannel.
Doug White | FreeBSD: The Power to Serve
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