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Linux OS with GUI based multiple vlan support [closed]

Is there a distribution of Linux that includes support in the gui for managing 802.1q (trunks) We have techs in the field that may need to change from one vlan to another but don't know Linux CLI at ...
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Trunking between Cisco 1800 router and Cisco Catalyst 2960 switch

I would like to establish trunk between Cisco router 1812 and Catalyst 2960 switch. What I would like to have is that router gets ip address on his fe0 interface and on fe2 provides trunk with 3 VLANs ...
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What happens when a consumer switch receives a VLAN-tagged Ethernet frame?

Suppose you connect a trunk port from a VLAN capable network switch to a (VLAN incapable) consumer-grade network switch via a direct cable. Now the former switch send the later switch a 802.1Q-tagged ...
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Cisco and Linux and Vlans

I appear to have some fundamental misunderstanding of how VLANs work on Linux, and I'm hoping the good people here can educate me. Cast: One Cisco 3560, one VLAN, and one Linux box [1]. Cisco ...