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[docs] update switch documentation

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23 docs/network.tex
@@ -107,7 +107,7 @@ \subsubsection{Setting up static routes}
\texttt{gateway} options are mandatory.
Leaving out the \texttt{netmask} option will turn the route into a host route.
-\subsubsection{Setting up the switch (currently broadcom only)}
+\subsubsection{Setting up the switch (broadcom only)}
The switch configuration is set by adding a \texttt{'switch'} config section.
@@ -152,6 +152,27 @@ \subsubsection{Setting up the switch (currently broadcom only)}
You can then assign those interfaces to a custom network configuration name
like \texttt{lan}, \texttt{wan} or \texttt{dmz} for instance.
+\subsubsection{Setting up the switch (swconfig)}
+\emph{swconfig} based configurations have a different structure with one extra
+section per vlan. The example below shows a typical configuration:
+config 'switch' 'eth0'
+ option 'reset' '1'
+ option 'enable_vlan' '1'
+config 'switch_vlan' 'eth0_1'
+ option 'device' 'eth0'
+ option 'vlan' '1'
+ option 'ports' '0 1 2 3 5t'
+config 'switch_vlan' 'eth0_2'
+ option 'device' 'eth0'
+ option 'vlan' '2'
+ option 'ports' '4 5t'
\subsubsection{Setting up IPv6 connectivity}
OpenWrt supports IPv6 connectivity using PPP, Tunnel brokers or static
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