enabling if_bridge STP
nvass at teledomenet.gr
Thu Dec 6 03:18:54 PST 2007
On Thursday 06 December 2007 12:20:18 Atrox wrote:
> Well, as I understand, in my case, STP should be enabled mainly on
> TAP-interfaces as it would eliminate the scenario where, for an example,
> ARP-requests from 192.168.1.1 for 192.168.3.1 reach 192.168.2.1. Have I
> understood it correctly?
It sounds like you want to isolate the ethernets, not bridge them.
Bridging is not what you need, if I have understood correctly.
You want to keep ARP and broadcasts to the relevant boxes, right?
You have to use VLANs on your switch to achieve this, not bridging.
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