[Bridge] linux bridge does not bridge bpdu packets
sleon at sleon.dyndns.org
Sun Apr 22 03:15:31 PDT 2007
Thank you very much for that suggestion.
I need that it forwards that functionality.
Because it should be completely transparent.
I think i will patch the kernel
> Roman Glebov wrote:
>>The problem is : all stp packets which come to one side of the Bridge are
>>not forwarded to the other side. Which distrubs stp when this device is
>>put inbetween of two stp capable devices.
>>It forwards all traffik through it.
>>Normal udp/tcp traffik is forwarded.
>>I switched stp on it "off" so it does not participate in Spanning tree
> I don't think you are doing anything wrong. I asked this question a
> while back, and was told that this behaviour conforms to the 802 spec.
> Please see:
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