VLAN is an implementation of the 802.1Q VLAN protocol for Linux. It allows one to have Virtual LANs on a single ethernet cable, giving you the ability to segregate LANs efficiently. It should support up to 4094 vlan interfaces per ethernet device.
|Tags||Networking Operating System Kernels Linux|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: This release fixes return error codes in vconfig.
Release Notes: This version reworks, fixes, and tests the MAC-VLAN feature, which allows VLANs based on destination or source MAC addresses. It also adds several new IOCTL options to the 802.1Q VLAN code to allow easier programmatic interaction with VLAN devices.
Release Notes: This version includes MAC-based VLAN code and some other small tweaks.
Release Notes: The 802.1q VLAN patch is now in the official kernel, so the patch has been removed from the VLAN distribution. The vconfig utility has been updated to enable StrongARM cross-compilation.
Release Notes: Multicast reference count leaks and a crash bug when renaming VLAN interfaces were fixed. Transmit code was reworked to better mimic regular Ethernet. A man page was added.