kernel compiling options question

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at
Thu Feb 23 06:54:07 PST 2006

On 2006-02-23 15:37, Daim Willemse <plz_daim at> wrote:
> Hello all,
> On my fine FreeBSD 6.0 box I am running a wireless access point. I set up
> the interface and bridged it and all worked fine.
> After that I wanted to install ISDN4BSD. Therefor I compliled a new kernel
> after adding the ISDN4BSD code. The kernel compiled and it booted.
> However. In the process the bridge if has gone missing. I added the line "
> options BRIDGE" to the kernel configuration, but no bridging if. this is
> the typical feedback I receive:
> FBSD# ifconfig bridge0 create
> ifconfig: SIOCIFCREATE: Invalid argument

You're missing something.

> What is the difference between the GENERIC kernel configuration and the
> stock kernel. What differences makes the bridge if gone missing?

None.  Show us the kernel configuration file you used to build your kernel.

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