Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Tue, 15 Jun 2004 22:00:43 +0200
From:      Jeremie Le Hen <jeremie.le-hen@epita.fr>
To:        Aldrin Leal <aldrinleal@gmail.com>
Cc:        freebsd-hackers@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Bridging Code - MAC Filtering
Message-ID:  <20040615200043.GB11154@annelo.epita.fr>
In-Reply-To: <3534b0b3040615115713cc3589@mail.gmail.com>
References:  <3534b0b3040615115713cc3589@mail.gmail.com>

Next in thread | Previous in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
>      Does the bridging code in FreeBSD 5.2-RELEASE have the hability
> to perform mac checking for a given IP?

Since you can filter bridged packets using ipfw(8) and the latter is able
to match against MAC address, I would say yes.  Nevertheless, it may not
be suitable enough for your needs, because it requires changing your rules
each time you add a machine or change a network card.

Regards,
-- 
Jeremie LE HEN aka TtZ/TataZ                          jeremie.le-hen@epita.fr
                                                                 ttz@epita.fr
Hi! I'm a .signature virus! Copy me into your ~/.signature to help me spread!



Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?20040615200043.GB11154>