setup a virtual ethernet device on linux

What would you do if you want to add one more IP to your system. Attach one more network device? No! Then what? You would setup a virtual ethernet device. Suppose you have a physical eth device named eth0 as below: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:1C:C0:78:31:E0 inet addr:192.168.1.20 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1 ...

May 2nd, 2011 by Akhthar Parvez