[Cerowrt-devel] treating 2.4ghz as -legacy?

David Lang david at lang.hm
Thu Dec 19 15:05:21 EST 2013

On Thu, 19 Dec 2013, Toke Høiland-Jørgensen wrote:

> David Lang <david at lang.hm> writes:
>> I believe that Linux allows having both tagged and untagged packets on
>> the samy physical interface, so the APs could communicate on a VLAN
>> and one could be the gateway to the rest of the network (similar type
>> of overhead in this case to GRE tunnels in that all traffic would get
>> routed through one system, but I think it would still be less)
> What happens to the VLAN tags if the traffic goes through a
> non-VLAN-aware switch?

non-aware switches will just pass the packets, reatining the tagging

> Also, presumably you would need one VLAN/tunnel for each wireless
> network (so four in the default cerowrt setup)?


David Lang

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