Cisco 350 Aironet AP rebroadcasts UDP

Discussion in 'Cisco' started by jjjlda, Nov 5, 2003.

  1. jjjlda

    jjjlda Guest

    I am trying to figure out it my Cisco Aironet 350 Access Point
    automatically rebroadcasts UDP packets. I am running some tests and
    need to know if it is rebroadcasting, and if so, if rebroadcasting can
    be turned off. Also, does this change if the AP is set up as a
    repeater instead of a root AP?

    My second question is if the AP can tell the difference between TCP
    and UDP packets.

    Thanks in advance for the help...
    jjjlda, Nov 5, 2003
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  2. There is no difference between UDP and TCP with regard to
    broadcasts. Broadcast is a L2 property.

    If you have a broadcast frame on the wired side, it will get sent
    on the wireless side too, this is a requirement of all bridges.
    Jesper Skriver, Nov 8, 2003
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