BRIDGE behaviour

Maxim Konovalov maxim at macomnet.ru
Sun Sep 19 11:09:29 PDT 2004


On Sun, 19 Sep 2004, 10:37-0700, Paulo Roberto wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I dont know if this the default behaviour, but anyway:
>
>      BOX 1 (5.3 BETA3)
>     ed0 192.168.1.1 ----------------- HUB
>     xl0 no IPv4 address ------+
>                               |
>                        192.168.1.x
>                           BOX 2
>
> from BOX 2 I cannot ping 192.168.1.1, but I do have access to the
> entire network that ed0 is connected (hub). No firewalls envolved.
>
> Am I lacking any specific layer 2 knowledge? Is it normal behavivour?
> Is it a bug?

sysctl net.inet.ip.check_interface=0

I do not know why we have it on by default.  It's getting annoying.

-- 
Maxim Konovalov


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