Bandwidth over many interfaces

Michael James michael at
Tue Nov 26 15:01:10 EST 2002

On Tue, 26 Nov 2002 02:24 pm, James McNeill wrote:
> William HeagueHi all.
> Has anyone had any luck spreading network loads over many interfaces to
> increase bandwidth?

You're asking about Port trunking/Link Aggregation according to IEEE 802.3ad
It needs some smarts at the receiving end to put it back together,
 like a manageable switch.

Most mainstream networking equipment handles it,
 but does it exist in Linux yet?

I'd be interested to hear too...


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