[Bridge] ebtables?

bmcdowell at coxhealthplans.com bmcdowell at coxhealthplans.com
Wed Jul 23 14:44:59 PDT 2003

I have two questions along this vein:

Does it offer any features over iptables for just IP users?

Does that mean (and I think it does) that without ebtables IPX traffic would pass a bridge, such as the one this list is for, uninhibited?

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Subject: Re: [Bridge] ebtables?

to filter frames in the protocol layer.

for example, for filtering IPX packets in an IP network.

On Wed, 2003-07-23 at 14:42, David Barcelo wrote:
> What is the point of ebtables?  Why would I need it?
Jorge# ./S <jorge at kernel-panik.org>

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