Bridging Broken in 1.2?

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Wed Apr 20 10:39:24 PDT 2005

On Wed, Apr 20, 2005 at 10:21:55AM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
>     The typical way to configure a bridge is to configure an address on only
>     one of the interfaces, which is what I've done.

All briding documentation I can remember said that you have to do that.
It's pretty pointless to have address on more than one interface, since
the same effect can be achieved with aliases. We might want to warn about


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