[Bridge] Re :Re: Re :Re: Bridging LACP (802.3ad) frames not working

Ross Vandegrift ross at kallisti.us
Tue Jan 12 14:04:48 PST 2010


On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 09:40:30PM +0000, jhautbois at gmail.com wrote:
> This is exactly the problem.
> But, sounds like it is not possible... ?

You could run a custom version of the bridge driver to enable bridging
of frames sent to the bridge-management MAC addresses.  Some folks
have talked about doing similar things to enable bridging of STP.

Doing that with STP makes a bit more sense to me (since there are
valid networks that could be constructed that way).  But you'll be
breaking a pretty fundamental assumption of LACP....

-- 
Ross Vandegrift
ross at kallisti.us

"If the fight gets hot, the songs get hotter.  If the going gets tough,
the songs get tougher."
	--Woody Guthrie
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