I cannot reach the computers on the wireless segment of the lan

Jan Ceuleers jan.ceuleers at gmail.com
Sat Oct 17 10:51:00 EDT 2020

On 17/10/2020 16:19, Felix Rubio wrote:
> Hi everybody,
>         I am facing the following situation: I have bridged the my wireless and ethernet nics, also enabled ipv4 forwarding, and I am running hostapd with the following configuration. I can reach from the host running hostapd the computers on the wireless segment, but I cannot do so from any other computer on the network. Firewall is off. Does anybody know if I have something wrong in my setup?
>         interface=wlan0
>         driver=nl80211 
>         ssid=myssid
>         wpa_passphrase=mypassword
>         wpa_key_mgmt=WPA-PSK 
>         rsn_pairwise=CCMP 
>         country_code=FR 
>         hw_mode=g 
>         channel=10 
>         wpa=2 
>         auth_algs=1
>         ieee80211d=1 
>         ieee80211n=1 
>         require_ht=1 
>         wmm_enabled=1 
>         vht_oper_chwidth=1 
>         ht_capab=[SHORT-GI-40][HT40+][HT40-][DSSS_CCK-40] 
>         Thank you very much,
>         Felix

You need to add bridge=br0 to the hostapd configuration.

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