This may be a much simpler task that it seems.
What I am trying to accomplish - in a SonicWALL device - is called Portshields.
The management port is currently configured on my trusted LAN.
How do I assign ports to be basic L2 ports on the same trusted lan.
The desrired deployment scenario would be such:
Management port on Trusted LAN, Trusted ZONE, Static Assigned IP. Gateway would later be assigned by the E1/1 ISP DHCP.
E1/1 - Internet WAN (ISP MODEM). Untrusted ZONE. DHCP IP Assigned.
e1/2 > E1/8 ports as L2. No special VLAN or Zone configurations. I want them to act as L2 switch ports - Management port should be on the same vlan, zone, ect - Flat with the E1/2>8 ports.
I have another device on teh trusted lan providing dhcp so the PA-220 won't need to provide dhcp.
I may adapt a few of these to other zone, vlan, subnet, etc. down the road.
Is there a KB, reddit, or other link on how I might accomplish this?
Thank s in advance for your help.
This has been asked a few times and to the best of my knowledge the answer is no. The PA is only capable of providing routed interfaces and won't include this functunality at this time. I know that there was/is a Feature Request to get this functinality built into the platform; I would reach out to your SE and add your vote to that.
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