- a broadcast relay daemon
simply plays as a broadcast repeater. When bcrelay
receives packets from the incoming interface, it will then relay them to the
- Run bcrelay as a daemon.
- Show help message.
- -i,--incoming interface-in
- Defines from which interface broadcasts will be read.
- -s,--outgoing interface-out
- Defines to which interface broadcasts will be relayed.
- Disable any logging and tracing to /var/log/messages except
fatal error messages.
- -s,--ipsec argument
- Defines an ipsec tunnel to be relayed to. Since ipsec
tunnels terminate on the same interface, we need to define the broadcast
address of the other end-point of the tunnel. This is done as
- Show the version of bcrelay.
- Log messages and debugging information go to syslog as
- Interfaces can be specified as regexpressions, ie.
program was written by Luc Richards
was modified for poptop
by Richard de Vroede
<email@example.com> and rewritten by Norbert van Bolhuis
<firstname.lastname@example.org> for version (v1.0+) of bcrelay
This manual page was written by Nguyen Vinh for Debian GNU/Linux System (but may
be used for others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify
this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License Version 2, and
any later versions published by Free Software Foundation. There is no
WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by the law.
For more detailed information about bcrelay
, please read README.