Re: Bridging with two wireless interfaces

From: Carlo Pires (
Date: 2002-06-19 15:45:46 UTC

Tony Toole wrote:

>802.11[b] does not support 802.1d bridging while in station
>(Infrastructure / Ad-Hoc) modes due to how the AccessPoint directs
>packets to the stations. To solve this shortcoming, you can either do
>PtP HostAP with WDS, or use a vtun tunnel between the client and AP (or
>the router behind the AP).

Yes. Here I've solved this using iptables/SNAT between interfaces.

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