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Ethernet Bridge + netfilter Howto
v0.2, October 2002
Setting up an ethernet bridge gives us the chance to integrate a surveying and/or regulating instance transparently into an existing network. This setup requires no changes to the logical network topology. It is accomplished by plugging the ethernet bridge in the physical network topology between the network itself and the routing instance (that piece of hardware connected to the Internet).
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2002-09-19: links about ebtables have been updated in the
"Related Topics" Section. Added note about
"false positive" br-nf debugging output.
2002-10-08: Added section
and hints about routing in
Setting up the routing,
Ping it, Jim!