Chapter 32. Advanced Networking

Table of Contents
32.1. Synopsis
32.2. Gateways and Routes
32.3. Wireless Networking
32.4. USB Tethering
32.5. Bluetooth
32.6. Bridging
32.7. Link Aggregation and Failover
32.8. Diskless Operation with PXE
32.9. IPv6
32.10. Common Address Redundancy Protocol (CARP)
32.11. VLANs

32.1. Synopsis

This chapter covers a number of advanced networking topics.

After reading this chapter, you will know:

  • The basics of gateways and routes.

  • How to set up USB tethering.

  • How to set up IEEE® 802.11 and Bluetooth® devices.

  • How to make FreeBSD act as a bridge.

  • How to set up network PXE booting.

  • How to set up IPv6 on a FreeBSD machine.

  • How to enable and utilize the features of the Common Address Redundancy Protocol (CARP) in FreeBSD.

  • How to configure multiple VLANs on FreeBSD.

  • Configure bluetooth headset.

Before reading this chapter, you should:

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