Re: atheros (ath) driver bridging

From: Jesse Guardiani <>
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2003 18:00:25 -0400
Sam Leffler wrote:

>> Is the ath(4) driver, like the wi(4) driver, incapable of performing
>> bridging?
> Sorry, answered too quickly.  ath and wi have the same restrictions.  You
> can use bridging to hookup a wired and wireless network but not two
> wireless networks.  I can't tell from your posting what you are trying to
> do.

Yes, I was refering to bridging two wireless interfaces.

I suppose that if I had a soekris 4521 box I could run a crossover between the
ethernet interfaces and bridge wi-eth ... eth-wi... :) Just a tad inefficient,
but it might work...

Jesse Guardiani, Systems Administrator
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Received on Tue Sep 16 2003 - 13:00:34 UTC

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