[Bridge] option for sending packets back to source interface

Karel Rericha karel at maxent.cz
Thu Jul 8 13:31:34 PDT 2004

Stephen Hemminger napsal(a):

>Why not implement a layered driver that behaves properly, and echos
>the data if needed.
Well, I'm no expert and I don't understand what is layered driver. Does 
such driver send
packets to shaping queues before echoing them ? If so, how would one 
implement it ?

Hostap driver echoes packets by default, but they are not seen by 
shaping queues.
That is the problem. It would be very helpfull to shape interstation 
traffic on wireless


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