loop between two ethernet cards

Lee Brotherston lee at nerds.org.uk
Wed Feb 5 17:17:38 GMT 2003


On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 05:13:01PM +0000, Lee Brotherston wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 05, 2003 at 01:04:13PM -0000, Robin Garbutt wrote:
> > 
> > how do you sort a loop out between two ethernet cards acting as a bridge?
> > 
> 
> 'man bridge' should cover it nicely ;)

Or to be slightly more helpful, read the bits about what you need to
set with sysctl in the man page...


        net.link.ether.bridge
        net.link.ether.bridge_cfg

And if you want to use it to firewall:

        net.link.ether.bridge_ipfw

Cheers

  Lee

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