Subject: Re: ipfilter and ethernet bridges
To: Stefan Sonnenberg-Carstens <>
From: Dawid Szymanski <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/05/2002 13:48:09
On Tue, 5 Nov 2002 10:29:31 +0100
"Stefan Sonnenberg-Carstens" <> wrote:

> Hi list,
> during the last days I read some stuff regarding ipfilter and the netbsd ethernetbridge devices.
> Some quotes state, that using this combination is not possible.
> I found several points of aquivalence with OpenBSD/pf and bridging.
> In the manual for OpenBSD/pf, they state that one has to filter on the devices, that build the bridge (for example fxp0 and fxp1 -> bridge0, filtering on fxp0 and fxp1).
> Isn't that possible on NetBSD and ipfilter, too ?

AFAIK its not possible ATM.


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