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How many number of IP address I can assign to a Hardware ethernet interface ? Is there any limitation ?

what is the maximum no. of virtual ethernet interface I can assign to a hardware ethernet interface ?

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    I would imagine that the limit on the number of IPv4 addresses on a single interface is approximately 4.3e9. – a CVn May 29 '13 at 14:07

As of Linux 2.2, there is no limit to the number of aliases an Ethernet interface can have.

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