Consumer products with baked-in VLAN tagging

Nick Hilliard nick at
Sun Apr 5 10:59:51 UTC 2015

On 05/04/2015 03:32, Robert Seastrom wrote:
> As you may know if you've played around with recent Apple Airports
> (Express at least) in bridge mode with "guest network" turned on, they
> seem to know about 802.1q and have fairly reasonable or at least
> defensible behavior out of the box - that is to say they move the
> "native" SSID as untagged, and the "guest" SSID tagged 802.1q VLAN
> 1003.
> This behavior does not appear to be field-modifyable.

Didn't know about that trick.

I'm going to immediately enable vlan 1003 on the cisco switch that my
express is connected to.


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