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How to configure VLAN tags on SLES 11 using YAST

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11


How to configure VLAN tags using YAST


Launch YaST
- Select "Network Devices"
- Select "Network settings"
- Select the "Overview" tab
- Click the Add button
- Select VLAN in the "Device type" dropdown
- Choose a number from the "Configuration name" dropdown
- Click Next
- On this "Address" tab select the interface that you want the VLAN tag on
in the "Real Interface for VLAN" dropdown
- Type in the correct number in the VLAN ID field
- Fill in the IP address, Subnet Mask, and Hostname fields
Click Next
Click OK

Verify the new VLAN in the ifconfig output at the terminal.


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  • Document ID:7017142
  • Creation Date: 12-Jan-2016
  • Modified Date:28-Sep-2022
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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