bridging hostap->Atmel USB Wireless-> Wired
Wed Jun 25 11:12:28 PDT 2003
Austin Godber wrote:
> I am working on doing some bridging from a hostap network to an
> Access point through a USB wifi NIC using the USB Atmel card (Netgear
> client--------wlan0 (hostap)
> 10.6.6.7 laptop
> eth1 (atmel driver)
> Wireless Access Point bridging to wired network.
> Wired PC
> I have done the following on the laptop:
> ifconfig wlan0 0.0.0.0
> ifconfig eth1 0.0.0.0
> brctl addbr br0
> brctl addif br0 eth1
> brctl addif br0 wlan0
> ifconfig br0 10.6.6.6 netmask 255.255.255.0 broadcast 10.6.6.255
> I can ping the bridge IP 10.6.6.6 from both the wireless client
> (10.6.6.7) and the wired PC (10.6.6.1). I can also ping the wireless
> client and the wired PC from the bridge. But 10.6.6.1 can't ping
> 10.6.6.7 ... nor vice versa.
> Any tips? Is there a reason this should not work?
> I don't need to turn on IP_FORWARD right ... well I did just in case
> and it didn't help. Also, iptables doesn't operate on the br0 right,
> well, perhaps if I told it to it would but I haven't. I have default
> accept policies for everything.
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It is posible only with parprouted.
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