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Is it possible to disable specfic Lan ports or Label Lan ports in Shibby's Tomato?

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by Rockstead, Nov 16, 2013.

  1. Rockstead

    Rockstead Reformed Router Member

    I have a situation where I need to be able to disable a Lan port that goes to a specific room, my house is hard wired so main areas have a Lan connection available.


    When I go in to Shibby's Tomato, I always saw the status of the Ethernet ports and the configure button near by, I thought it would have been as simple as going there and having a disable option but I don't see it.

    Also, is there any way to label the ports, like giving my Lan 1 a description of Movie Room, etc?

    Thanks
     
  2. jerrm

    jerrm Network Guru Member

    No option to disable a port. No option to name a port.

    You can script disabling the port using robocfg.
     
  3. Rockstead

    Rockstead Reformed Router Member

    Oh those would be nice options for Shibby to add, does he take requests?

    Where can I find robocfg?
     
  4. darkknight93

    darkknight93 Networkin' Nut Member

    you might set this port on Advanced->VLANs to unbriged/Bridge None - so according to Routing this port is disabled
     
  5. jerrm

    jerrm Network Guru Member

    It's already on the router. Enter robocfg at the command line.

    darkknight's suggestion on using the VLAN page will work, but forces a reboot when changing the setting.
     

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