[Bridge] [PATCH] bridge: mark packets sent to any local mac address as PACKET_HOST

Maxime Bizon mbizon at freebox.fr
Thu Jun 26 21:19:52 UTC 2014


On Thursday 26 Jun 2014 à 13:35:50 (-0700), David Miller wrote:

> > for some reasons, hostapd kept adding and removing the interface from
> > the bridge, triggering a mac address of the bridge change each time (I
> > did not notice that).
> 
> I think this is what you need to investigate rather than making
> changes to the bridge layer.

Of course I fixed the problem with hostapd, I was just explaining how
I noticed that behaviour in the bridge code.

If that behaviour is intended then just forget that patch.

-- 
Maxime


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