Virtual WiFi on Linux?

Jim Thompson jim at netgate.com
Wed Oct 19 16:47:53 EDT 2005


On Oct 19, 2005, at 10:32 AM, Ben Greear wrote:
>
> Yes, the packets can be made to leave the box.  Search for send-to- 
> self
> in google...  I have a patch that does this, and other folks have  
> patches
> that do similar things.
>
> Currently you need user-space to do some ioctls and such, but it's not
> rocket science.

Cool.  I didn't claim it was impossible, just that the stock stack  
wouldn't do the "right thing".

jim




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