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RE: Still no answer on my bridge question
When I was looking for more information regarding pf + altq I also ask for
documents describing packets processing and I got the following links:
Hope this helps,
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Russell Fulton [mailto:[email protected]]
> Sent: jeudi 7 avril 2005 2:58
> To: [email protected]
> Subject: Still no answer on my bridge question
> Earlier I posted a note here asking about the order of
> processing incoming packets on a bridge with pf. I would
> really like to know if there is something wrong with our set
> up or if this is expected behaviour.
> I am seeing packets being dropped by pf that should not
> traverse the bridge at all (i.e. packets between hosts that
> are on the same side of the bridge). After a little thought
> I came to the conclusion that this is quite plausible since
> the filtering is taking place on the interface closest to the
> affected hosts and the packets are hitting pf before they get
> to the bridging logic.
> I want to know if this conclusion is correct or do I have a
> problem that should be investigated.
> BTW I have also spent some time looking for docs that
> describe exact order of processing of packets but could not
> find anything useful.
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