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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Bridge all 3 ports (lan+wan+opt1) possible?
 Date:  Mon, 13 Feb 2006 17:17:21 -0500
On 2/12/06, P C <pconover at ipro dot net> wrote:
> Is it possible to Bridge (passing MAC and all ethernet traffic so no need to route IPs) on all
three ports (lan+wan+opt1) transparently?
> I've successfully used the tips on this listserv to Bridge between OPT1 and WAN _OR_ LAN, but not
all three at once.
>

You can't bridge LAN to anything else.  You might be able to bridge
multiple OPT interfaces to LAN, but I'm not 100% sure on that either.


> And, if bridging all three is possible, will m0n0wall behave more like an ethernet Switch (pass
MAC traffic to destination only) or Hub (pass traffic everywhere)?
>

There is no L2 filtering, so in that sense it's like a hub.  You can
firewall on bridged interfaces though, so it's not exactly like a hub.

-Chris