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Date:      Wed, 15 Aug 2012 10:37:29 -0400
From:      Rick Miller <>
To:        FreeBSD Questions <>
Subject:   Re: vlan tagging in releng/8.3 not working
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On Mon, Aug 13, 2012 at 3:39 PM, Rick Miller <> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am running the latest releng/8.3 on a HP DL360 with an Intel 82599
> 10G NIC using the ixgbe driver.  Without vlan tagging, tcpdump sees
> traffic on the default vlan.  With vlan tagging there is no traffic on
> the interface.  Wondering if anyone else has seen similar and/or might
> be able to provide some additional information?
> I'm not seeing anything in syslog.  The interface is configured via rc.conf:
> cloned_interfaces="vlan0"
> ifconfig_vlan0="inet 10.x.x.x  netmask= vlan $id vlandev ix0"

I was missing ifconfig_ix0="up" in rc.conf.  After inserting this, it worked!

Take care
Rick Miller

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