[Bridge] Ubuntu: network bridging between wireless and wired connection fails

Ross Vandegrift ross at kallisti.us
Tue Apr 28 05:40:09 PDT 2009

On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 08:44:50AM +0200, Jochen Hebbrecht wrote:
> Thnx Richard! I will try this when I'm back home.
> So the configuration is good? I just need to:
> $ ifconfig br0 up
> $ dhclient br0

That will work, but note that you configured the bridge in the Debian
interfaces file:

> >> iface br0 inet dhcp
> >> bridge_ports eth0 eth1

So now all you need to do is "ifup br0" to activate it and "ifdown
br0" to deactivate it.

Ross Vandegrift
ross at kallisti.us

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