Subject: Re: IP distribution across multiple NICs
To: C Kane <>
From: Andrew Gillham <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/10/2001 14:12:19
From: "C Kane" <>:
> Previously, John Franklin wrote:
> > While I don't think you were thinking this, it did spark in me an
> > interesting idea. ... Can we lash several network interfaces behind
> > an abstraction of one to create an effectively larger pipe?
> Etherchannel?

Yup, this is exactly what is needed.  I hacked up a 'if_fec.c' that just
created a 'fec0' interface, but I was not sure how to hook into the
packet stream.  Now that we have vlan(4) I think it wouldn't take too
much to make something go.