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Re: Bug#433568: VLANs during install are important

On Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 01:25:42PM +0100, Josef Wolf wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 29, 2010 at 10:49:50AM +0000, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> > >The rest would be mostly straight forward: load stp, garp and 8021q modules,
> > Why do you believe that STP and GARP are needed for a network edge node?
> In most cases, VLAN means _lots_ of interfaces, so chances are that it is not
> really an edge node. But this was not the reason why I included stp and garp.

During the installation it is an edge node.

> AFAIR, 8021q doesn't load without garp, which in turn doesn't load without
> stp (or the other way around). But I will double-check to make sure that only
> needed modules will be really loaded.

Module dependencies are detected.


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