bridge: Forward reserved group addresses if !STP
Benjamin Poirier [Mon, 18 Oct 2010 16:09:35 +0000 (16:09 +0000)]
Make all frames sent to reserved group MAC addresses (01:80:c2:00:00:00 to
01:80:c2:00:00:0f) be forwarded if STP is disabled. This enables
forwarding EAPOL frames, among other things.

Signed-off-by: Benjamin Poirier <benjamin.poirier@polymtl.ca>
Signed-off-by: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@vyatta.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

net/bridge/br_input.c

index 6d04cfd..25207a1 100644 (file)
@@ -159,7 +159,7 @@ struct sk_buff *br_handle_frame(struct sk_buff *skb)
                        goto drop;
 
                /* If STP is turned off, then forward */
-               if (p->br->stp_enabled == BR_NO_STP && dest[5] == 0)
+               if (p->br->stp_enabled == BR_NO_STP)
                        goto forward;
 
                if (NF_HOOK(NFPROTO_BRIDGE, NF_BR_LOCAL_IN, skb, skb->dev,