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How to Configure Linux for ATM Networks



Wayne J. Salamon


This article describes how to configure a personal computer (PC) running the Linux operating system, and an ATM switch, to build an ATM network. Information is given on obtaining the ATM software for Linux, and how to configure the software and the PC to create switched and permanent virtual circuits. Configuration steps are given for the Fore series of ATM switches. This article also describes how to configure the support for Internet Protocol (IP) over ATM networks.
Linux Journal


ATM, linux operating system, networking


Salamon, W. (1999), How to Configure Linux for ATM Networks, Linux Journal (Accessed April 24, 2024)
Created February 22, 1999, Updated February 17, 2017