kernel 3.15 and hostap under a bridge

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Oct 12 07:43:37 PDT 2014

On Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 11:36:06AM -0300, Tomas M wrote:
> I have configured hostAP under archlinux. and it is working correctly under
> bridged mode.
> but since the upgrade to linux 3.15. i cannot transmit data through the
> hostap clients.

> only software change is from kernel 3.14 to 3.15 (and 3.16 also).

In that case, I'm not sure why you are asking this on the hostap mailing
list and not something related to the kernel.. hostapd is not directly
involved in processing of normal data frames, including bridging of them
between interfaces. That is all kernel functionality.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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