vlans

  1. J

    pfSense replacing a Cisco Router - not acting as expected

    Hey all. So I have just replaced my old Cisco 2921 with a little pfSense build on a desktop box with an added 4 port NIC card. All just GB connections, so nothing fancy there. I thought it would just be a case of remove and replace. That didn't seem to work though. Firstly, my entire network...
  2. AveryFreeman

    What would you recommend I do about a congested network segment?

    Hey, I manage a network at an outdoor restaurant we have a single subnet with a ton of devices. We have occasional gremlins and I am trying to figure out why. It's not terrible, but there's issues with reliability now and then - mostly latency issues (I think) which usually get noticed when...
  3. J

    Simple Home Network Advice

    Hey all, I am looking for some guidance on my home network rebuild. Here are some details: I have a 400/20 mbit cable connection to the house My house is a ~1600sqft (i think) ranch with drywall and unfinished full basement All rooms are wired with cat5/6 I use a WNDR3700 with openwrt on it...
  4. O

    IPV6 Address Distribution

    My ISP provides DHCPV6-PD up to /56 and I am looking to rebuild my home network with multiple VLANS. Currently it's a single flat layer 2 domain and I have functional v6 connectivity to those devices, I would like to maintain that after segregating the network. I've worked with v4 networks for...
  5. D

    Subnetting, Subnet Masks & vLans

    I've always just run everything in my 192.168.x.xxx network, all unmanaged switches, just everything, everywhere. I wanna learn more about selecting subnet masks, IP addresses (10.12.43.114 vs 192.168.1.114 for example), I wanna learn the difference between a subnet and a VLAN, and how traffic...
  6. C

    Quanta LB4M - Configuration incl. VLANs

    Good morning, I recently got a Quanta LB4M 48Port GiB switch and would like to set up this (including VLAN etc.). Unfortunately, the Switch is not quite right and annoys me ... Follow the previous config of the switch: Flashing the firmware lb4m.5.13.12.14 (L3 routing firmware) Set up...