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Re: Hubless network?

On Sun, 27 Aug 2000, Peter Billson wrote:
>I am trying to avoid using a hub (hub goes *poof* neither machine can
>talk to the Net) to connect 2 internal machines to the net through a

Hubs go "poof" far less often than PCs running Linux.

>Linux box configured as a router. The box has three NIC cards as
>eth0 - connection to my Internet gateway (
>eth1 - connection to box 1 (
>eth2 - connection to box 2 (

If eth1 and eth2 are not physically on the same LAN then put them in
different networks.  Use
eth2 - connection to box 2 ( and everything will work.

My current location - X marks the spot.

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