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Backup Interfaces

In Theory A backup interface is an interface that stays inactive as long as the primary interface is in “up/up” state, but becomes active when the primary interface’s protocol status becomes “down”. When the protocol on the primary interface comes back up, the backup interface moves back in a “standby …

PPPoE – PPP over Ethernet

PPP can be encapsulated over Ethernet and it can be used to offer authentication over Ethernet connections. It cannot be used for Multilinking Ethernet connections. When using PPPoE we need a server and a client. 1. Server Side Configuring the server makes use of the Virtual Template/Virtual Access interfaces. We …