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

Jochen Hebbrecht jochenhebbrecht at gmail.com
Wed Apr 29 14:21:07 PDT 2009

Ross Vandegrift schreef:
> On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 06:40:25PM +0200, Jochen Hebbrecht wrote:
>> Yes, it is plugged in ( Ubuntu says: link is ready ).
>> I also tried statically, but no improvements :-( ...
> Is your wireless access point also bridging between the wired and the
> wireless?  If so, then you have two bridges circulating packets
> between the wired and wireless networks.
What do you mean with "wireless access point"? My eth1? I think the 
bridge is ok. In one of my previous mails, you see the sniffer logging 
DHCP discovers on eth0 AND eth1
>     You should either turn on STP so loops can be detected and prevented
>     or unplug eth0 to simulate that scenario.
If I unplug eth0, the situation stays the same. Bridge is ok. But no IP 
received  ...
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