bridge-utils package in Ubuntu

bridge-utils: Utilities for configuring the Linux Ethernet bridge
bridge-utils-dbgsym: debug symbols for bridge-utils

This package has 2 new bugs and 0 open questions.

Package information

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This package contains utilities for configuring the Linux ethernet bridge in Linux 2.4 or later. The Linux ethernet bridge can be used for connecting multiple ethernet devices together. The connecting is fully transparent: hosts connected to one ethernet device see hosts connected to the other ethernet devices directly.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: yes

bridge-utils 1.4 is older than the current packaged version. Launchpad may be missing release information for the main series or this package is linked to the wrong bridge-utils series.

The Jammy Jellyfish (pre-release freeze)
1.7-1ubuntu2 release (main)
Impish (current stable release)
1.7-1ubuntu2 release (main)
The Hirsute Hippo (supported)
1.6-5ubuntu1 release (main)
The Focal Fossa (supported)
1.6-2ubuntu1 release (main)
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
1.5-15ubuntu1 release (main)
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
1.5-9ubuntu1 release (main)
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
1.5-6ubuntu2 release (main)