virtual Ethernet interface
interface simulates a normal
Ethernet interface by encapsulating standard network frames with an Ethernet
header, specifically for use as a member in a
the administrator needs to
configure an address onto the interface so that packets can be routed to it.
An Ethernet header will be prepended and, if the
interface is a member of a
, the frame
will show up there.
, the Ethernet
address chosen will be partially random, and may occasionally collide with