[Bridge] 802.1q packets

Adam Osuchowski Adam.Osuchowski at polsl.pl
Tue Jul 22 04:09:26 PDT 2008


Fulvio Ricciardi wrote:
> I notice that with the Kernel 2.6.25.9 the 802.1q VLAN
> tagged packets larger than 1470 bytes are not forwarded at
> all by a bridge.
> I think there is a bad interaction between bridge and
> netfilter codes. Any chance to a have a patch to solve this
> problem that limit the possibility to use the Linux bridges
> in a environment with VLANs?

Is it maybe problem described here?

  https://lists.linux-foundation.org/pipermail/bridge/2007-May/005436.html

If so, it was reported more than one year ago and still none of developers
care about it.

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##  Adam Osuchowski                            Adam.Osuchowski at polsl.pl
##  Silesian University of Technology, Computer Centre, Gliwice, Poland


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