Wifi client mode in backbone via BMX6 #426
For the original discussion see #415, of which this PR is a partial solution.
As including client interfaces in bridges is not possible (see #415 and #127), we can include them between the interfaces used by the routing protocols and obtain the same result. This can be done via specific interface configuration.
BMX6 on client-AP link
This PR allows this. Adding a
In case VLAN is needed, it has to be set also as specific AP configuration, which is not implemented yet.
BATMAN-adv on client-AP link
BATMAN-adv would need specific AP configuration as currently is not included in bat0 (decided in 2014 213efd0). Specific AP configuration is not implemented yet.
BATMAN-adv+BMX6 on client-AP link
Additionally to what just exposed, having both BMX6 and BATMAN-adv is hindered by the fact that BMX6 sets the
The problem of this is that it does not setup the sta interface, so the resulting /etc/config/network is broken.
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