PF + BRIDGE still causes system freezing

Sean sean at
Mon May 31 11:34:42 UTC 2010

On Mon, 31 May 2010 01:32:17 -0700
Jeremy Chadwick <freebsd at> wrote:

> If you're actually using FreeBSD as a "smart switch", then there may
> be some spanning tree software that works on FreeBSD.  I'm not
> familiar with this setup or what software may be available.  The
> majority of folks connect their FreeBSD machines to a switch, and
> those switches can handle STP.

if_bridge supports RSTP if bridgestp is loaded.

man 4 if_bridge

Sean Winn
sean at

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