Subject: Re: Re: qemu, bridge and wireless
To: Quentin Garnier <>
From: Joel CARNAT <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 09/22/2007 18:19:38
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On Sat, Sep 22 2007 - 14:25, Quentin Garnier wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 22, 2007 at 12:10:34PM +0200, Joel CARNAT wrote:
> > Hello,
> >=20
> > I have installed qemu 0.9.0 on NetBSD 4.99.30.
> > My network card is a wireless "Intel PRO/Wireless LAN 3945ABG Mini-PCI
> > Adapter".
> >=20
> > I have check the Makefile that ships with qemu but my VM can't ping the
> > external network. The VM can ping my laptop's IP and my laptop can ping
> > the VM's IP. I have enabled IP forwarding on the laptop but paquets
> > don't seem to go out the bridge.
> >=20
> > Any idea on what I missed ?
> You can't bridge a wpi.  I don't think you can bridge with any of
> NetBSD's wireless drivers:  not only you need a card that supports
> having as many associations to the AP as required, but of course you
> need the software support.

OK... and would it make sense to have all qemu interfaces in bridge0 and
do some NAT between wpi0 and bridge0 ?

The thing is, my laptop's wired NIC is not recognised (yet) by NetBSD so
wpi0 is my only way out to the Internet :-)


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