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bridge not transfering data

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http://unix.stackexchange.com – We want to create bridge(mybridge) eth0 and eth1 on our board which is running linux 2.6.34.9. Following are the commands: brctl addbr mybridge ifconfig eth1 0.0.0.0 ifconfig eth0 0.0.0.0 brctl addif mybridge eth1 brctl addif mybridge eth0 ifconfig mybridge up PC-----ETH0-----mybridge--------ETH1 when we ping the board on eth1 ,we are able to receive packet on eth0 (eth0 rx counter increasing ),but rxcounter of mybridge are not increasing . After little search on net we found that mybridge is getting up but not going to running mode unless it goes to RUNNING bridge wont work. Below we (HowTos)