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Re: confusion in /etc/network/interfaces




Hi,

>I need to know that what is the difference b/w eth1.0101 and eth:1.
>actually i need to know what is the main difference in "." and ":".
>any suggestion will be highly appreciated.

: denotes an alias (second address on same interface), . denotes a VLAN, and eth:1 is nonsense.

Cheers,
Nik